Wild West Showdown
No one should quibble with how the Big Red has bounced back from consecutive losing seasons. It owns a solid, if unspectacular, set of victories Harvard, Penn and Penn State , and it can really help its cause Tuesday night against Syracuse. That would make a difference. That having been said, the Tar Heels would have a narrow path to an at-large bid with a loss, and it would probably require a victory or two in the ACC tournament — assuming they even make it into the four-team field.
Now Johns Hopkins comes to town in a game that means just as much. Fall to the Blue Jays, and Penn State will be looking at needing a a victory over Rutgers, b at least one win in the Big Ten tournament or c quite possibly both to find its way back to the NCAA tournament.
Still, it would provide a substantial boost to a program seeking its first NCAA bid since Records against the top five, top 10 and top 20 and losses to teams outside the top 25 are based on performance against the current RPI rankings , not human polls. Still undefeated all-time against Michigan and Penn State. The Terps continue Big Ten play against Rutgers, which it last lost to in Yale probably cost itself a bit in seeding with its loss to Bucknell, but it remains the Ivy League leader.
The Greyhounds scored the first seven goals on the Mountain Hawks before cruising to a victory, and they might not play on the road again between now and Selection Sunday. Has anyone put together a better game all season than what Denver did against Villanova? Albany at Syracuse and Loyola against Johns Hopkins stand out as alternate choices.
The rout puts the Pioneers in control of the Big East race. The Minutemen go for win No. The Blue Jays get the next two on the road Penn State and Michigan and can further solidify their chances of earning an NCAA tournament home game with a couple more victories. Villanova still has a decent claim to a home game even after a loss to Denver. The Blue Devils now own more top victories than everyone other than Albany and Maryland. The less said about Notre Dame and its offense over the last two weeks, the better.
The Tigers record their sixth straight shutout in the game against the Bulldogs. Mississippi State scores all three of its goals in the second half to pull away from Louisiana Tech and secure a victory.
The Razorbacks score two goals in the second half to defeat the Huskies and earn their third straight victory. A hat trick from Gigi Schorr lifts Alabama to a victory over Troy. A late goal from the Wildcats moves the team to on the season. The Tigers defeat the Bearcats and move to , marking the best start in program history. Arkansas defends its home court by defeating Buffalo and Northwestern in straight sets to finish out the weekend.
The Wildcats fall in a hard-fought battle against the Longhorns and move to on the season. The Aggies get off to a strong start, but the Bears take the final two sets to win the match After trailing , the Razorbacks score three goals in the second half to storm back and defeat the Owls.
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