Bryant Lax Coach Pressler to Appear on 60 Minutes on Sunday
Thursday, April 09, 2015
Bryant University men's lacrosse coach Mike Pressler will be featured on the Sunday, April 12 episode of 60 Minutes on CBS after the Masters at 7 p.m.
In an interview with Armen Keteyian, Pressler will talk about his time at Bryant University and reflect on the "Duke Lacrosse Scandal" and how the aftermath of it affected the lives of him and his family.
Mike Pressler is in his ninth season as Bryant lacrosse coach and has led Bryant to three straight conference titles and into the elite eight of the NCAA Tournament last season.
Once in the NCAA Tournament last season, Bryant knocked off second seeded Syracuse in the Carrier Dome before losing in the Elite Eight to Maryland. The Bulldogs finished the year ranked 12th in the country.
Pressler came to Bryant in 2006 after spending 16 seasons at Duke University. Pressler led the Bulldogs from division two into division one where they went 10-5 in their first season (2009) and won their first conference title in 2012.
Bryant this Season
Bryant lacrosse is 4-7 so far on the season but have won three of their last four games, including a 7-5 win over in-state rival Providence.
The Bulldogs will host Robert Morris on Saturday, April 11 at 1 p.m.
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