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NCAA Men's Soccer Tournament: Round of 16 (Your Commentary)

Good afternoon folks. This weekend features the Round of 16 for the NCAA men's soccer tournament as we move a step closer to the College Cup Final Four in Frisco, Texas.

Five of the eight spots in the Elite Eight will be determined today, with the other three being decided in games on Sunday. Here is a rundown of today's Sweet 16 match-ups (including one final):

  • Maryland 2, California 1

  • UConn vs. Creighton (3pm)

  • St. John's vs. UC-Urvine (5pm)

  • Michigan vs. Indiana (7pm)

  • UNC-Greensboro vs. South Florida (7:30pm)

Here are Sunday's match-ups:

  • Wake Forest vs. Dartmouth (1pm)

  • Akron vs. Northwestern (2pm)

  • North Carolina vs. University of Illinois-Chicago (1pm)

For a nice preview of the round of 16, check out this piece on ESPN.com from colleague Doug McIntyre.

If you will be watching, or have watched, any of the above games, please feel free to share your thoughts, opinions and some game details in the comments section below.

Enjoy the action.

  • eric

    Go Terps! From the University that brought you Twellman, Stammler, Seitz, Burch, Edu, and others, watch out for their leftside tandem of Jeremy Hall and Rodney Wallace. Both are MLS quality. I’d love to see Maryland vs Wake Forest in the final.


  • soccerroo

    Come on Michigan. We stunk at American football this year maybe this is the start of real football for the Wolverines.


  • This Guy

    My beloved BIG10 Network has college volleyball on Penn State vs. Michigan instead of The Hoosiers whooping they’re gonna put on Michigan. No place to watch this one I guess. I don’t see any scenario that has Indiana loses this game to Michigan.


  • Red Card

    SJU 3 UC-Irvine 2.

    A very evenly matched game. It was lively and wide open soccer. Very entertaining. UCI had more shots, but SJU had a little more possession. Going into the game UCI had only lost once, and the Johnnies had only lost twice.


  • Joey

    Lets go Jays!!! All the way to college park to battle the terps. Should be a great game. C’mon boys the run cant end here!


  • sam

    if anyonw watched the Indiana vs. Michigan game, you would never have known that Indiana beat michigan. Indiana was very lucky Michigan didnt strike first other wise it could have been 3 maybe 4 to 0 Michigan. Indiana will lose againt St johns by at least 2, but im hoping they do well.


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