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Last Night’s Game
St. John’s defeated Princeton 3-0 at home on Sept. 5. Three different players scored goals for the Red Storm as Jimmy Mulligan started things off eight minutes into the game and Daniel Herrera and Jelani Williams scored late in the game. The final two goals came within seven minutes of each other.
Back in Action
After an idle Thursday night, 10 BIG EAST teams will be in action on Friday. The night is highlighted by several tournaments, as Cincinnati will play Bradley in the ProRehab Aces Classic, while Pittsburgh will host Fort Wayne in the Nike Invitational. Syracuse is competing in the Mayor’s Cup and Notre Dame is playing in the Berticelle Memorial Tournament. Seton Hall will play No. 15/6 Old Dominion in the Old Dominion Tournament.
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.