Virginia had three players and Indiana and UCLA had players named to the NCAA Men's Soccer 50th Anniversary Team.
Former Virginia stars Jeff Agoos
and Claudio Reyna
-- all future U.S. national team stars -- were among the players named in online
balloting conducted by the NCAA. Paul Caligiuri
and Brad Friedel
, who went to a combined five World Cups,
were the UCLA selections. Armando Betancourt,
who represented Honduras at the 1982 World Cup, and Angelo DiBernardo
Former Hoosier coach Jerry Yeagley
was selected as the 50th Anniversary team's coach.
Members selected to the
anniversary team will be honored at the 2008 Men's College Cup in Frisco, Texas, at Pizza Hut Park on Dec. 12-14.
ANNIVERSARY TEAM Jeff Agoos
, Virginia *Armando Betancourt
, Indiana *Paul Caligiuri
, UCLA Richard Chinapoo
, Long Island *Angelo DiBernardo
, Indiana *Brad Friedel
, UCLA John Harkes
, Virginia Glenn Myernick
, SUNY Oneonta *Claudio Reyna
, Virginia Al Trost,
*Selected to the Soccer America All-20th Century Team