Of the five ACC teams in the NCAA Division I men's quarterfinals, the big surprise is Virginia Tech. The unseeded Hokies, who had knocked off No. 10 Charlotte, 3-2, in the second round, beat No. 7
Indiana, 2-1, in the third round on Forrest White
's golazo in overtime.
The Hoosiers had a huge edge in play -- 24-8 margin in shots, 9-0 in corner kicks -- but the Hokies were
able to get on the board first on Brendan Moyers
' goal off a cross from Elias Tamburini
Indiana finally found the equalizer in the 77th minute on defender Grant
's third goal of the season.
In overtime, IU had the bulk of possession, but the Hokies were able to find the winner when White curled a shot off the left post and into the
goal from the top of the 18-yard box.
“Today’s result was a great team win," said Virginia Tech coach Mike Brizendine
. "Our 1-v-1 defending was excellent, and I thought
played incredible in goal.” Nov. 27 in Bloomington, Ind. Indiana 1 Virginia Tech 2.
Lillard (Wedderburn) 77; Moyers (Tamburini) 19, White 98. Virginia Tech --
Lundgaard, Mejia, Verfurth, Mion, Moyers, Tamburini, Acuna, Montero, Slevin, Ott, Saavedra. Subs: Kasak, Rossi,
White, Damiani, Quashie. Indiana --
Lomeli, McConnell, Lillard, Gutman, Mehl, Thompson, Panchot, Moore, Fives, Gutjahr, Ballard. Subs: Palazzolo, Thomas, Wedderburn, Buckmaster.