While the Orange outshot, picked up more ground balls and won more faceoffs, it was not enough against the Big Red.
The linebacker is the first SU player drafted since 2016.
The Orange pulled away in the second half for its first ACC win of the year.
Navy’s Joe Varello scored with 0.2 seconds remaining.
The sophomore guard could still return to Syracuse.
The lacrosse beat writers analyze the men’s success and women’s winless streak.
SU’s last ACC win came against the Tar Heels a year ago Sunday.
Syracuse men’s lacrosse hasn’t lost an ACC game in two years.