An own goal gave No. 2 Duke a 1-0 win over North Carolina before 6,549 fans at Koskinen Stadium on Friday night and remain in first place in ACC men's play with a 5-1-1 record.
struggling Tar Heels are winless in five games and have been shut out in three straight games for the first time since 1982. The only score of the match came in the ninth minute when Carolina
defender Ted Odgers
redirected a Zach Pope
cross into the back of the net.
Senior forward Adam Cristman
registered the first hat trick since 2000 by a Cavalier to lead No. 4 Virginia to a 3-1 win over No. 19 Virginia Tech in front of a record crowd of
2,711 fans at the Hokie Soccer Stadium. Virginia, which remains in second place in the ACC behind Duke, snapped Tech's five-game winning streak. MUSTANGS BOUNCE BACK.
Top-ranked SMU bounced back from a 1-1 tie with South Carolina Wednesday night to soundly defeat Memphis, 3-0, Saturday
afternoon in Memphis.
Sophomore Ryan Mirsky
connected on a 30-yard shot for his first goal of the season, and Chase Wileman
added two goals in the second half. The first came on an assist from U.S. U-20 goalie Steve Sandbo
playing in the forward
position. Sandbo has been unable to supplant Matt Wideman
in the SMU goal this season. PAC-10 LEADERS.
California beat Stanford, 2-0, in a top-of-the-table Pac-10 clash to extend its lead over the Cardinal to five points. Pat Marion
and Jacob Wilson
scored for the Bears, who won their fifth straight games. Ely Allen
and George John
scored in the first 18 minutes to lead Washington to a 2-0 over UCLA, snapping the Bruins' six-game unbeaten streak. REGULAR-SEASON CHAMPS. Pavle Dundjer
's two goals guided UIC to a 2-0 win over UW-Green Bay. The Flames clinched their first Horizon League
regular-season championship since 2000.
Lehigh clinched the Patriot League regular-season title with a 1-0 win at Colgate on John O'Reilly
kick from 25 yards. The Mountain Hawks are unbeaten in 13 straight games.
Stetson beat Jacksonville, 1-0, on Victor Webb
's goal to earn the top
seed in the Atlantic Sun and give the program its first undefeated conference season.
Binghamton clinched the America East regular-season title with a 0-0 tie with Vermont and the top
seed for the conference tournament, which begins next Saturday.