[MEN'S SOCCER: Conference Tournaments] Defending champion Indiana stayed alive in its bid to return to the NCAA Tournament as it beat Penn State in a shootout,
5-3, after a 0-0 draw following regulation and overtime to advance to the Big Ten final against Michigan State, a 1-0 winner over Northwestern. North Florida (Atlantic Sun) and Bryant (Northeast)
moved into their first conference finals. The Horizon League semifinals were pushed back when Cleveland State withdrew after forfeiting its win over Wright State for using an ineligible player.
ACC Quarterfinals Tuesday, November 12 Maryland 2 Boston College 0 Clemson 2 North
Carolina 1 Wake Forest 0 Virginia 1 Notre Dame 1 Duke 0 Semifinals Friday, November 15 Maryland 1 Clemson 0 Notre Dame 3
Virginia 3 (Virginia wins 4-3 on PKs.) Final Sunday, November
17 Maryland vs. Virginia
America East Quarterfinals Saturday, November 9 Vermont 1 Albany 5 Binghamton 0 Hartford 1 Semifinals Wednesday, November 13 UMBC 2 Albany 1 New Hampshire 0
Hartford 1 Final Saturday, November 16 UMBC vs. Hartford
The American First Round Friday, November 8 Rutgers 5 Cincinnati 1 Quarterfinals Saturday, November 9 UConn 5 SMU 0 Louisville 0 Rutgers 1 UCF 2 Memphis 1 Temple 0 USF 1 Semifinals Friday, November 15 Rutgers 1 USF 2 UConn 2 UCF 0 Final Sunday, November 17 UConn vs.
-- UConn extended its unbeaten streak to 13 games on a 2-0 win over UCF on goals from freshman Cyle
Larin (the seventh time in eight games he's scored) and sophomore Nicholas Zuniga. USF advanced to the final on Stiven
Salinas' golden goal from 22 yards in the 103rd minute.
Atlantic Sun Quarterfinals Wednesday, November 13 Jacksonville 0 Lipscomb 1 North Florida 1 Mercer 0 Semifinals Friday, November
15 Lipscomb 0 ETSU 1 FGCU 0 North Florida 2 Final Sunday, November 17 ETSU vs.
North Florida -- Fifth-seeded North Florida upset top-seeded FGCU, 2-1, on goals from Luis Daniel Camejo
and Pedro Carneiro to clinch a spot in the final for the first time in its history. The Ospreys will play ETSU, a 1-0 winner over Lipscomb on William Nordenstrom's goal. Atlantic-10 Quarterfinals Thursday, November 14 George Mason 0 Saint
Joseph's 0 (George Mason wins 4-2 on PKs.) VCU 2 Duquesne 1 Saint Louis 2 Massachusetts 0 La Salle 1 Dayton 1 (La Salle wins 3-2 on PKs.) Semifinals Friday, November 15 VCU 2 George Mason 3 Saint Louis 2 La Salle 1 Final Sunday, November 17 Saint Louis vs. George Mason
David Graydon and Kingsley Bryce each recorded a goal and an assist to help top-seeded Saint Louis post a 2-1 victory
over La Salle. George Mason scored the game-winner against VCU 30 seconds into overtime when Timi Mulgrew headed a cross from Zach Herstek.
Big East Quarterfinals Tuesday, November 12 Providence 2 Creighton 1 Xavier 0 Butler 1 Semifinals Friday, November 15 Georgetown 0 Providence 0 (Providence
wins 5-4 on PKs.) Marquette 1 Xavier 0 Final Sunday, November 17 Marquette vs. Providence
-- Marquette finally broke
through as senior Adam Lysak’s golden goal sent the Golden Eagles into the Big East final at PPL Park. They'll face Providence, which advanced past
top-seeded Georgetown, 5-4, following a scoreless draw after 110 minutes.
Big South Quarterfinals Tuesday, November 12 Gardner-Webb 1 Radford 2 Coastal Carolina 2 Winthrop 1 High Point 0 Liberty 1 Longwood 2 Campbell 2 (Longwood
wins 4-1 on PKs.) Semifinals Friday, November 15 Coastal Carolina 3 Radford 2 Longwood 0
Liberty 2 Final Sunday, November 17 Coastal Carolina vs. Liberty
-- Pedro Ribeiro, Sergio Camargo and Agust Arnarson each scored as No. 20 Coastal
Carolina overcame a two-goal second half deficit to defeat Radford 3-2. Liberty downed Longwood on goals by defenders Sam Duininck and Tim Harbison.
Big Ten Quarterfinals Wednesday, November 13 Wisconsin 1 Northwestern 2 Michigan State 2 Ohio State 0 Michigan 1 Indiana 2 Semifinals Friday, November 15 Penn State 0 Indiana 0 (Indiana wins 7-6 on PKs.) Michigan State 1 Northwestern 0 Final Sunday, November 17 Penn State vs. Michigan State
-- Indiana is 7-11-2 and only eligible
for the postseason if it wins on Sunday. Michigan State’s Fatai Alashe scored the game-winning goal in the 24th minute to send the Spartans back to the
Big Ten championship game.
Big West Quarterfinals Tuesday,
November 12 UC Davis 3 UC Riverside 1 Cal State Northridge 4 Cal Poly 1 Semifinals Friday, November 15 UC Irvine 2 UC Davis 0 UC Santa Barbara 2 Cal State Northridge 3 Final Sunday, November 17 UC Irvine vs. Cal State Northridge
-- An early goal from Enrique Cardenas off a corner kick put UCI ahead, and Lester Hayes III added a late insurance goal.
CAA Quarterfinals Saturday, November 9 William & Mary 1 Hofstra 0 Delaware
1 Northeastern 0 Semifinals Thursday, November 14 William & Mary 6 UNCW 3 Drexel 2 Delaware 2 (Drexel wins 7-6 on PKs.) Final Saturday, November 16 Drexel vs. William & Mary
-- Chris Perez had the game-winning goal and two assists for W&M, while sophomore Jackson Eskay scored twice. UNCW got a
pair of goals from junior Mateo Cardona. Freshman goalkeeper Tyler Afflerbach made a diving save on Drew Colletti’s penalty kick in the ninth round to send Drexel into the final.
Conference USA Quarterfinals Wednesday, November 13 South Carolina 1 Tulsa 3 Old Dominion 0 Kentucky 1 UAB 1
Charlotte 2 Semifinals Friday, November 15 Kentucky 0 Charlotte 1 New Mexico 0 Tulsa 3 Final Sunday, November 17 Charlotte vs. Tulsa
-- Reigning champion Tulsa beat top-seed New Mexico, 3-0, on goals
from Quinton Duncan, Quinton Duncan and Omar Mata in the first 50 minutes.
Charlotte defeated Kentucky on Brandt Bronico’s goal late in the first half for the 49ers' seventh straight victory.
Horizon Quarterfinals Tuesday, November
12 Oakland 2 Valparaiso 1 Cleveland State 2 Wright State 1 (Cleveland State forfeited win for using an ineligible player.) Semifinals Saturday, November 15 UIC vs. Oakland Milwaukee vs. Wright
Ivy No Tournament.
Mid-American Semifinals Friday, November 15
Hartwick 0 Western Michigan 1 Akron 3 West Virginia 0 Final Sunday, November 17 Akron vs. Western Michigan
-- Thanks to a pair of goals from Eric
Stevenson, top-seeded Akron cruised to a 3-0 victory over West Virginia. Center back Connor Furgason propelled Western Michigan to its third appearance
in the MAC final, heading in the game-winner in the 82nd minute.
Missouri Valley Quarterfinals Wednesday, November 13 Bradley 3 Evansville 2 SIUE 2 Loyola (Ill.) 1 Semifinals Friday, November 15 Drake 0 Bradley 3 Missouri State 1 SIUE 0 Final Sunday, November 17 Bradley
vs. Missouri State
-- Jack Griffin scored midway through the first half to earn top-seed Missouri State the victory for SIUE. Goals 144 seconds
apart from Cody Lofgren and Zach Kovacevic broke open a scoreless game and propelled Bradley past Drake.
Northeast Semifinals Friday,
November 15 Central Conn. State 0 St. Francis (N.Y.) 2 Saint Francis (Pa.) 2 Bryant 2 (Bryant
wins 3-0 on penalties.) Final Sunday, November 17 St. Francis (N.Y.) vs. Bryant -- Kevin Correa scored two second-half goals as St. Francis (N.Y.) upset
top-seeded Central Connecticut State. The Terriers will face Bryant, which advanced to the Northeast championship match for the first time with a shootout win over St. Francis (N.Y.). Bryant
goalkeeper Chris Knaub turned away the first two shots he faced in the shootout. Connor Norat's goal for the Bulldogs
with 90 seconds left in regulation sent the game into overtime.
Pac-12 No Tournament.
Patriot Quarterfinals Tuesday, November 12 Bucknell 3 American 0
Holy Cross 3 Colgate 1 Semifinals Friday, November 15 Navy 1 Bucknell 0 Army 1 Holy Cross 1 (Holy Cross wins 4-3 on PKs.) Final Sunday, November 17
Arnold's goal in the 58th minute advanced top-seeded Navy past Bucknell. Navy is seeking its 11th NCAA Tournament berth but first since 1988. Holy Cross rallied from down 2-0 in the shootout to
Southern Quarterfinals Saturday, November 9 Elon 1 Appalachian State 1
(Elon wins 8-7 on PKs.) Furman 1 Davidson 0 Georgia Southern 1 UNCG 0 Semifinals Friday, November 15 Elon 5 Georgia Southern 1 Wofford 2 Furman 1 Final Sunday, November 17 Wofford vs. Elon
-- Top-seeded Wofford got second-half goals from Carlos Dominguez
Gonzalez and Connor Davis to rally for a 2-1 win over Furman.SoCon Player of the Year Daniel Lovitz and James Brace had a goal and an assist each for Elon in its 5-1 win.
Summit Semifinals Friday, November 15 Denver 5 IUPUI 0 Oral Roberts vs. Western Illinois Final Sunday, November 17
-- Zach Bolden recorded a hat trick and had an assist for seven points -- the most by a Denver player since 1999 -- in
the Pioneers' 5-0 win over IUPUI. Denver, which is unbeaten in 13 straight games, will face Western Illinois, which came back from an early deficit to defeat Oral Roberts, 3-1. Jacob Bevan had the tying goal, while Oscar Ortega scored twice in four minutes to give the Fighting Leathernecks the win. WAC Quarterfinals Thursday,
November 14 Air Force 2 Houston Baptist 1 CSU Bakersfield 1 Kansas City 0 UNLV 2 San Jose State 2 (San Jose State wins 9-8 on PKs.) Semifinals Friday, November 15 CSU Bakersfield 0 San
Jose State 1 Air Force 0 Seattle 2 Final Sunday, November 17 Seattle vs. San Jose State
-- Top-seeded Seattle picked
up an early goal from Renato Bandeira and then depended on a solid night in the net by goalie Jake Feener before putting
away a late tally from freshman Jeff Rose to defeat host Air Force, 2-0. Eric Mendez scored in the 77th minute for the
lone goal in San Jose State's win.