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Big Ten to add lacrosse in 2015

Updated: June 3, 2013, 4:02 PM ET
Associated Press

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- The Big Ten is adding lacrosse as a sport in 2015 and welcoming powerhouse Johns Hopkins as an affiliate member for men's lacrosse only, two moves that could further boost the profile of the conference in the East.

The addition of men's and women's lacrosse will increase the number of league sports to 28. Lacrosse has a strong following in much of the East and mid-Atlantic regions.

"Johns Hopkins is an outstanding institution with a legacy of success ...

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