Soccer edges Harvard, advances in NCAAs
I'm doing the two-sport thing tonight, hurrying over from Stan Heath's postgame press conference to get a few quotes on a big win for USF's men's soccer team, which got a 2-1 win over Harvard to advance to the third round.
The eighth-seeded Bulls (15-4-2) will face UNC-Greensboro, which knocked off eighth-seeded Loyola (Md.) on Tuesday and will come to Tampa for a 7:30 kick on Saturday night. Zak Boggs got both goals Tuesday night, first on a header in the fifth minute, then on a rebound off a shot from Sebastien Thuriere to break a second-half tie.
The crowd at USF Soccer Stadium? A robust 2,051 fans, and honestly, there were more there than at basketball, which had an announced 2,529. More to come ...