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NCAA men's soccer tournament Elite Eight: South Florida Bulls at Wake Forest preview

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Men's Soccer elite 8

USF (15-4-3) at Wake Forest (20-1-1)

When/where: 4:30 p.m.; Spry Stadium, Winston-Salem, N.C.

Notable: USF is the No. 8 seed, against top-seeded and top-ranked Wake Forest, the defending national champion and prohibitive favorite to repeat. It's USF's second Elite Eight appearance — in 1997, the Bulls lost 6-0 at the No. 1 seed, Indiana. The Demon Deacons have three players with 10 or more goals, led by Cody Arnoux's 17; USF's top scorer is senior Jordan Seabrook, with six. The Bulls have one of the nation's top defenses, with keeper Jeff Attinella ranking in the top 10 nationally in goals-against-average and save percentage. The winner advances to next weekend's Final Four in Frisco, Texas. Fans can watch the game online for free at wakeforestsports.com.

Greg Auman, Times staff writer

NCAA men's soccer tournament Elite Eight: South Florida Bulls at Wake Forest preview 12/05/08 [Last modified: Friday, December 5, 2008 10:51pm]
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