GAMEDAY CENTRAL: @UMTigerSoccer at No. 15 Huskies
Oct. 11, 2013
STORRS, Conn. - The University of Memphis men's soccer team heads northeast for their second consecutive American Athletic Conference road match. The Tigers (7-4-1, 2-2-0) head to Storrs, Conn. to take on the No. 15 UConn Huskies (4-2-4, 1-0-3).
On Wednesday, UCF defeated Memphis 1-0 in Orlando. A 49th minute goal by the Kinghts proved to be the difference in the match. UConn defeated Rutgers 1-0 to earn their first conference victory after three consecutive ties.
Memphis and UConn are currently tied for third in the American Athletic Conference with six points. League leader Louisville has nine points.
This the first ever meeting between the two programs. Saturday night's match is set to kick-off from Joseph J. Morrone Stadium at 6 p.m. CT.
Memphis returns home to face UCA next Wednesday, then travels to Philadelphia for a conference match against Temple next Saturday afternoon.
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