SASKATOON — Joey Cupido scored in overtime to lift the Colorado Mammoth to an 11-10 victory over the defending champion Saskatchewan Rush on Friday in National Lacrosse League playoff action.
Ryan Lee led the Mammoth with three goals and three assists, Jacob Ruest had three goals and two helpers and Eli McLaughlin had two goals and three assists to help Colorado win the one-and-done West semifinal and advance to the division final.
Jeff Shattler scored two goals and set up three more for Saskatchewan, the No. 1 seed in the West, while Ben McIntosh had a goal and three assists.
Dillon Ward stopped 41 shots in Colorado's net. The Rush got 31 saves from Evan Kirk.