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Women's soccer advances to Big East semis



Big win Sunday for USF women's soccer, which prevailed over Georgetown 1-0 in double overtime to advance to the semifinals of the Big East tournament, helping upgrade the Bulls' NCAA tournament resume along the way.

USF (12-4-3) got a goal from Venecia Reid in the 109th minute to edge the Hoyas (13-6-1). The Bulls advance to face top-seeded Marquette in Friday's semifinals on the Rutgers campus in New Jersey. USF entered the match with an RPI of 46, but by beating the Hoyas (RPI: 17) the Bulls have helped their chances at an at-large NCAA berth.

Nicole McClure made seven saves on the way to her eighth shutout of the season. Here's the full story from

[Last modified: Sunday, October 31, 2010 9:42pm]


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