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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 ...

[Last modified: Thursday, May 27, 2010 1:20pm]


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