Full Release for Sept. 5, 2012
BIG EAST in the Polls
There are eight BIG EAST teams mentioned in the NSCAA National Poll, with USF leading the way at No. 2. Connecticut is tied for fourth. St. John’s (No. 12), Georgetown (No. 13), Notre Dame (No. 17), Louisville (No. 18) and Marquette (No. 20) are all ranked this week, while Villanova received votes.
UConn is No. 1 in the Soccer America National poll, with USF ranked No. 5. Notre Dame moved up two spots to No. 13, while St. John’s moved up three spots to No. 15. Georgetown is ranked No. 17 and Marquette broke into the poll at No. 19 after not being ranked last week.
Last Night’s Game
Louisville lost to Saint Louis 1-0 on Sept. 4. UofL will be back in action on Saturday, Sept. 8 against Army at 7:00 p.m. in Cardinal Park. The game is the first of five straight home games for the Cards.
St. John’s will host Princeton tonight at 8 p.m. ET. The Red Storm are 3-0-1 this season and ranked No. 15/18.