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.
Tuesday, November 1
*(25) South Carolina 1, (22) UCF 0 (2OT)
All Times Central
*Conference USA match
(##) NSCAA Ranking; RV - Receiving Votes
C-USA MEN’S SOCCER SHOOTING STARS
- 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.
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