Nov. 1 Men's Soccer Recap

Nov. 1, 2011

IRVING, Texas -

No. 25 South Carolina topped No. 22 UCF, 1-0, in double overtime to vault back to the top of the C-USA table with one match remaining on the conference schedule. . The win marked the 450th career victory for South Carolina head coach Mark Berson, the winningest active Division I men’s coach. The win assures the Gamecocks of a top two seed and a bye at next week’s Conference USA Men’s Soccer Championship.

Recent Results

Tuesday, November 1

*(25) South Carolina 1, (22) UCF 0 (2OT)

All Times Central

*Conference USA match

(##) NSCAA Ranking; RV - Receiving Votes


  • South Carolina junior defender Eric Martinez netted the first goal of his career, scoring the game winner in the 110th minute on an assist from sophomore forward Bradlee Baladez.
  • South Carolina redshirt-sophomore goalkeeper Alex Long collected his third shutout of the season, playing an outstanding match in goal. Long collected a season high six saves in the win, including two during overtime. 

Upcoming Matches

Friday, November 4

*Kentucky at (25) South Carolina 5:00p

Florida Gulf Coast at FIU........... 6:00p

* (RV) Memphis at (RV) SMU..... 7:00p

* (21) UAB at Tulsa.................... 7:05p

Saturday, November 5

* Marshall at (22) UCF................ 6:00p

Wednesday-Sunday, November 9-13

C-USA Men’s Soccer Championship

Hosted by Tulsa, Tulsa, Okla.


More information about these matches and your favorite team can be found on the school web sites:

FIU Kentucky | Marshall | Memphis | SMU | South Carolina | Tulsa | UAB UCF



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