DURHAM, N.C.--The Duke University men's lacrosse team officially got the 2014 season underway today with its first organized practice. The Blue Devils broke in the new practice facility with a light practice of drills as they ease into the beginning of the three-month season.
Blessed with 60-degree weather, Duke spent a few hours on the field after nearly a month off from organized sessions. Blue Devil Network came out and got some sights and sounds of the action.
The reigning national champions open the 2014 season Feb. 8 against Jacksonville. Faceoff is set for 1 p.m., at Koskinen Stadium. It will be the first of four February home games for the Blue Devils.