SI Vault
 
Big Red sticks it to the Terps
Joe Marshall
June 07, 1976
Cornell came from far behind to win a thriller of an NCAA final
Decrease font Decrease font
Enlarge font Enlarge font
June 07, 1976

Big Red Sticks It To The Terps

Cornell came from far behind to win a thriller of an NCAA final

View CoverRead All Articles View This Issue
1 2 3

After Levine scored for a 15-13 lead, Urso tried one last dash. He was met at midfield by Cornell's attackmen, Levine, French and McEneaney, who simultaneously belted him to the ground, where he stayed. McEneaney flipped the ball to French, who put in his seventh goal of the game to tie a tournament record.

An on-the-field awards ceremony followed the game. Moran had spent the week trying to keep himself under control, or "down on the farm," as he says, but now his Irish got the better of him. Seizing the microphone, he raised a single finger in the air and shouted, "Cornell, baby, we're No. 1."

1 2 3