PHILADELPHIA -- The Duke University men's lacrosse team arrived in Philadelphia this afternoon to partake in a few media sessions, enjoy a nice banquet and finished the day off with a late evening practice. The Blue Devil Network got all of the action live so tune in to watch what the players were up to.
The Blue Devils departed campus at 8:00 in the morning on two different buses. After a few movies and a stop for lunch, Duke arrived in the City of Brotherly Love and at the Sonest Hotel. After getting all situated in their rooms, the players suited up in coat and tie for the annual media availability and banquet at Lincon Financial Field.
Duke's many Philadelphia area players were in high demand from the area media members and talked about what it was like coming back to their home city to play in such an important game.
A select few Blue Devils moved on to tape some promotions for the stadium video board, including some fan pump-up pieces. So fans, when you see the Blue Devils up there stand up and cheer loud.
After a good meal and a fun speech from Eagles great and basis of the Disney movie Invincible Vince Papale, the Blue Devils loaded back onto the bus to head to Drexel for practice.