GAMEDAY CENTRAL: @MemphisWSoccer vs Rutgers in Semifinal of @American_Champs
Nov. 6, 2013
ORLANDO, Fla. - Coming off a thrilling 2-1 victory in overtime at Louisville, Memphis (13-7) meets Rutgers (13-4-2) in the semifinals of the American Athletic Conference Tournament on Friday at 6:30 p.m. (CT) in Orlando, Fla.
With the help of nine-point weekends by Christabel Oduro and Valerie Sanderson, Memphis defeated Houston (6-0) and Louisville (2-1) to advance to the league tournament semifinals for the seventh time in program history.
Rutgers used a goal with 17 seconds remaining in the second overtime to defeat Cincinnati in the quarterfinals. The Scarlet Knights defeated Memphis 3-2 in the regular season meeting. Memphis carries a 4-6 record in tournament matches against teams it lost to in the regular season.
The American Athletic Conference and LiveU have teamed up to bring a live broadcast of each semifinal. Watch the Lady Tigers versus Rutgers above.
Host UCF plays USF at 4 p.m. (CT). For any game time changes, follow @MemphisWSoccer.