Sun Feb 19
15 #20 Washington and Lee
11 #10 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sun Feb 26
Final - 2OT
14 Denison
13 at Roanoke
in Salem, Va.
Sat Mar 04
9 Albion
22 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Mar 11
4 Montclair St.
13 vs. #19 Denison
@ U.S. Lacrosse Headquarters in Sparks, Md.
Fri Mar 17
11 #17 Denison
3 vs. #11 Dickinson
@ Stevenson University in Owings Mills, Md.
Sat Mar 18
6 Nazareth
17 vs. #17 Denison
@ Stevenson University in Owings Mills, Md.
Sat Mar 25
20 #12 Denison
4 at DePauw
in Greencastle, Ind.
Sat Apr 01
10 Wittenberg
18 #10 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Tue Apr 04
26 #10 Denison
1 at Hiram
in Hiram, Ohio
Sat Apr 08
5 Oberlin
21 #10 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Apr 12
17 #4 Denison
6 at Wooster
in Wooster, Ohio
Sun Apr 16
12 #4 Denison
8 at Ohio Wesleyan
in Delaware, Ohio
Wed Apr 19
23 #4 Denison
5 at Kenyon
in Gambier, Ohio
Sat Apr 22
1 Wabash
25 #4 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Apr 26
3 Wooster
21 #4 Denison
in Granville, Ohio - NCAC Tournament Semifinal
Sun Apr 30
15:00 4th
4 Ohio Wesleyan
12 #4 Denison
in Granville, Ohio - NCAC Tournament Championship
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Rout at Otterbein results in 10th win

Tommy Harrison posted a career-high six caused turnovers in Denison's win over Otterbein.
Tommy Harrison posted a career-high six caused turnovers in Denison's win over Otterbein.

Colin Molloy scored four goals, Kyle Brown added three and first-year defenseman Tommy Harrison forced six turnovers as the No. 15 Big Red defeated Otterbein, 19-4 on Tuesday night.

The win by the Big Red improves their record to 10-2 on the season and sets the stage for Saturday's clash with No. 4 Stevenson at Deeds Field-Piper Stadium in Granville. The victory also marks the 32nd season in which a DU men's lacrosse team has reached double digits in the win column. Denison has achieved this feat in each of the last six seasons. The longest streak of consecutive 10-or-more win seasons in school history is seven, spanning the 1967-1973 seasons.

While the final score ended up heavily favoring the Big Red, Otterbein made things interesting for much of the first 15 minutes of play. After Denison got goals from Tanner Smith and Molloy in the opening three minutes of the contest, Otterbein rallied with three goals in the quarter. Denison would respond with a goal by Brown and a second goal from Smith, but heading into the second quarter, the Big Red clung to a 4-3 lead.

After the first six minutes of the second quarter went by without a goal, DU first-year Chapin Speidel scored an unassisted goal with 8:55 left in the first half. That Speidel goal would open the floodgates for the Big Red offense as they would go on to score 15 unanswered goals over the next 22 minutes of play. Heading into the fourth quarter the Big Red found themselves out in front 19-3 with the game very much in hand.

Denison outshot Otterbein 50-23 and won the ground ball battle, 45-30. Tyler King turned in his best game of the year at the face-off X by going 9-for-13 with five ground balls.  Molloy racked up four goals via 10 shots and Brown notched three goals and one assist off four shots.

Other statistical leaders for DU included Smith who posted five points (2 goals; 3 assists), Alex Hardt who scored two goals with one assist and Emmett Jones and Speidel who tallied two goals apiece.

Defensively, Harrison racked up six caused turnovers while gathering five ground balls. As a team, DU forced 24 of Otterbein's 31 turnovers. In extra-man situations the Big Red was 2-for-2 while Otterbein was 1-for-4.

Denison will return to action on Saturday (April 30) at 12 p.m. against Stevenson. Please note the game time was originally scheduled for 1 p.m. but was moved up one hour. Not only is this game the 2011 regular season finale, it will also be Senior Day. The Denison Sports Network will provide a live video stream of Saturday's clash beginning 10 minutes prior to the face-off with the Mustangs.