Last week began with ACC teams ranked 1-2-3-4 in the Soccer America Men's Top 25, but only No. 1 Wake Forest emerged unscathed,
Then-No. 2 Duke was tripped up by Villanova, 1-0, on
Friday in the Duke/adidas Classic. A crowd of 3,459 watched the Blue Devils outshoot Villanova, 25-4, but they were unable to beat keeper Jason Friel
, who made
10 saves on the evening. Mike Seamon
set up Wildcat teammate Mike Del Guercio
for the only goal in the
Then-No. 3 Virginia got a rude welcome from SMU on its first trip to Texas in 20 years. The Mustangs crushed Virginia, 5-1, en route to the title at their Mi Cocina
SMU got goals from Scott Corbin
and Ryan Mirsky
to go ahead, 2-0, at halftime. Five minutes
after Virginia cut the deficit on Neil Barlow
's goal, Leone Cruz
scored to make the score, 3-1.
and Richard Oliva
added late goals.
Then-No. 4 Maryland fell at home to West Virginia, 1-0, in
The Mountaineers stunned the 5,022 fans at Ludwig Field -- the fifth-highest history -- when Dan Stratford
scored 35 seconds
into the first overtime, nailing home a cross from Mike Anoia
seconds after the opening kick in the extra session.
Duke, Virginia and Maryland
all rebounded to win on Sunday.
Wake Forest stayed No. 1 thanks to a big weekend from freshman Corben Bone
. The Texan scored two goals in a 3-1
win over Akron and added the third second-half goal in a 3-0 victory over Bradley.