College Weekend Rewind: Syracuse shuts down UVA, Washington avoids upset, and more

College Weekend Rewind: Syracuse shuts down UVA, Washington avoids upset, and more

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College Weekend Rewind: Syracuse shuts down UVA, Washington avoids upset, and more

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By AARON CRANFORD

Goalkeeper Alex Bono and the Syracuse Orange continued their dominant defensive season, as they earned their eighth shoutout of the season in a win against Virginia.

SBI No. 18 Syracuse topped the No. 21 Cavaliers, 1-0, with the lone goal scored by senior Skylar Thomas in the 31st minute. Bono registered four saves for the Orange.

Portland was on the way to upsetting No. 1 Washington, but the Huskies found a way to equalize and find the winner in overtime. Huskies Josh Heard scored the first goal in the 53rd minutes, but the Pilots leveled the score in the 72nd minute.

Cristian Roldan scored the game-winning goal in the first minute of overtime to help the Huskies improve to 7-1.

SBI No. 2 UC Irvine played a similar match, as they defeated Utah Valley University, 2-1, in overtime. The Anteaters gave up a penalty in the 52nd minute, and Matt Gay have Utah Valley the lead.

Gor Kirakosyan scored the equalizer in the 80th minute, and Eduardo Calzada provided the game-winning goal in the 103rd minute, as the Anteaters advanced to 8-0-1 this season.

In case you missed it, here is our rundown of Friday’s top college results. You can find a look at all of the rest of the top action from the weekend after the jump:

TOP COLLEGE WEEKEND RESULTS

SATURDAY

Portland 1, (1) Washington 2. (Recap)

(5) George Mason 3, UMBC 0. (Recap)

Butler 0, (7) Georgetown 2. (Recap)

(15) Saint Louis 2, Central Arkansas 0. (Recap)

Lehigh 2, (17) American 1. (Recap)

(18) Syracuse 1, (21) Virginia 0. (Recap)

Villanova 0, (19) Creighton 1. (Recap)

Florida International 2, (22) UAB 3. (Recap)

William & Mary 0, UNC Wilmington 1. (Recap)

Dayton 1, Ohio State 0. (Recap)

SUNDAY

(2) UC Irvine 2, Utah Valley University 1. (Recap)

(3) UCLA 3, Cal State Northridge 0. (Recap)

Michigan 0, (4) Penn State 1. (Recap)

(8) Michigan State 0, Rutgers 0. (Recap)

(11) Indiana 1, Northwestern 1. (Recap)

UNLV 2, UC Riverside 0. (Recap)

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