Quantcast

You are here: Sports : Soccer

SOCCER Articles and Blog Posts

NCAA Soccer – Palo Alto Regional Preview
by All White Kit
posted November 22, 2014 at 10:13am

7:30 PM – (4) Washington vs Missouri Given an odd matchup in the first round, Washington avoided any untimely slip-ups, winning 1-0 against MAAC Tournament champs Rider. Their opponents were quite limited when all was said and done, but the Huskie...more

NCAA Soccer – Gainesville Regional Preview
by All White Kit
posted November 22, 2014 at 10:10am

3:00 PM – (3) Texas Tech vs Auburn Texas Tech won’t enjoy near as easy a time as they had against Prairie View A&M in the opening round of the tournament. The Red Raiders probably should have had a tougher first round matchup, even with ...more

NCAA Soccer – Charlottesville Regional Preview
by All White Kit
posted November 21, 2014 at 11:05pm

3:00 PM – (3) Kentucky vs Arizona State Iron nerves at the penalty spot separated Kentucky from a scarcely believable fate in first round elimination to minnows SIU Edwardsville. The Wildcats started out jittery against the Cougars but grew into t...more

NCAA Soccer – Tallahassee Regional Preview
by All White Kit
posted November 20, 2014 at 11:16pm

2:30 PM – (4) Wisconsin vs UCF UCF may be closer to home, but the Knights also enter this one as clear underdogs against a surging Big Ten Tournament champion Wisconsin side. The Badgers were dealt a very tough hand by the selection committee, bei...more

NCAA Soccer – The ReRank: Power Rankings After Round One
by All White Kit
posted November 20, 2014 at 10:06am

I’ve decided to re-rank the teams in the NCAA Tournament field after each weekend of play, while also devoting a little attention to the dearly departed. Anyone eliminated in a prior round can’t be ranked higher than someone still in the tourn...more

NCAA Soccer – Chris’ 1-16 NCAA Tournament Bracket
by All White Kit
posted November 18, 2014 at 10:07am

So I wanted to try my hand at booking the NCAA Tournament with the current field and a 1-16 seeding system ala NCAA Basketball. I tried to maintain geographic integrity where possible and kept the rule about teams from the same conference not playing unti...more

NCAA Soccer– Second Round/Sweet Sixteen Match Times
by All White Kit
posted November 17, 2014 at 9:58pm

(All times from NCAA bracket page, Eastern, and subject to change.) Second Round – Friday, November 21 2:30 PM – (4) Wisconsin vs UCF 3:00 PM – (3) Kentucky vs Arizona State 3:00 PM – (3) Texas Tech vs Auburn 4:00 PM – (3)...more

NCAA – 2014 NCAA Tournament First Round Preview – (3) West Virginia vs Georgetown
by All White Kit
posted November 15, 2014 at 8:02pm

Saturday, 4:00 PM (3) West Virginia (16-2-3; 1st – Big XII; WTSR – 1.46, 1st – Big XII) vs Georgetown (11-4-5; 2nd – Big East; WTSR – 1.28, 3rd – Big East) Yay, It’s A Worthy Rematch! Boo, It’s In The Fir...more

NCAA Soccer – 2014 NCAA Tournament First Round Preview – Colorado vs BYU
by All White Kit
posted November 15, 2014 at 7:58pm

Saturday, 3:00 PM Colorado (13-6-1; 3rd – Pac-12; WTSR – 1.01, 6th – Pac-12) vs BYU (13-4-3; 1st – WCC; WTSR – 1.63, 1st – WCC) Think BYU Remembers That Second Round NCAA Tournament Loss Last Year? Oh, yeah. Is BYU&...more

NCAA Soccer – 2014 NCAA Tournament First Round Preview – Cal vs San Diego State
by All White Kit
posted November 15, 2014 at 7:56pm

Saturday, 3:00 PM Cal (13-5-2; 5th – Pac-12; WTSR – 1.06, 3rd – Pac-12) vs San Diego State (15-4-2; 1st – Mountain West; WTSR – 1.37, 1st – Mountain West) Are The Aztecs A Live Underdog? Very live, but you have to th...more

NCAA Soccer– 2014 NCAA Tournament First Round Preview – (4) Pepperdine vs USC
by All White Kit
posted November 15, 2014 at 7:53pm

Saturday, 3:00 PM (4) Pepperdine (15-2-3; 3rd – WCC; WTSR – 1.20, 3rd – WCC) vs USC (12-6-2; 4th – Pac-12; WTSR – 0.96, 8th – Pac-12) Another Rematch? Yeah. The Trojans capped off their non-conference slate by hosti...more

NCAA Soccer– 2014 NCAA Tournament First Round Preview – Boston University vs Northeastern
by All White Kit
posted November 15, 2014 at 11:58am

Saturday, 2:00 PM Boston University (14-4-3; 2nd – Patriot; WTSR – 1.56, 1st – Patriot) vs Northeastern (14-4-3; 1st – Colonial; WTSR – 1.46, 1st – Colonial) I’m Seeing Double! Yeah, these teams are pretty simi...more

NCAA Soccer – 2014 NCAA Tournament First Round Preview – Harvard vs Central Connecticut State
by All White Kit
posted November 14, 2014 at 7:07pm

Saturday, 1:00 PM Harvard (10-4-2; 1st – Ivy; WTSR – 1.33, 1st – Ivy) vs Central Connecticut State (11-5-4; 3rd – NEC; WTSR – 1.33, Rank – N/A) Someone Really Likes Central Connecticut State, Huh? Yeah. Considering ...more

NCAA Soccer – 2014 NCAA Tournament First Round Preview – (4) Washington vs Rider
by All White Kit
posted November 14, 2014 at 7:05pm

Friday, 10:00 PM (4) Washington (12-6-2; 7th, Pac-12; WTSR – 1.02, 5th – Pac-12) vs Rider (12-5-3; 4th, MAAC; WTSR – 1.09, Ranking – N/A) Is The Long Trip Going To Help or Hurt Rider’s Hopes of An Upset? Probably help, to ...more

NCAA Soccer – 2014 NCAA Tournament First Round Preview – (1) UCLA vs San Diego
by All White Kit
posted November 14, 2014 at 7:03pm

Friday, 10:00 PM (1) UCLA (18-0-2; 1st – Pac-12; WTSR – 1.50, 1st – Pac-12) vs San Diego (10-7-2; 4th – WCC; WTSR – 0.93, 6th – WCC) San Diego Made It In? Yeah. The selection committee apparently broadening the pool...more

Mumbra's Muslim girls kick out stereotypes
by Muslim Women in Sports
posted November 14, 2014 at 2:14pm

By Kamayani Bali-MahabalThey started off as a secret sports club. What brought them together was their shared love for football, a game they couldn't dream of playing owing to their conservative family backgrounds. After all, how could young girls, who we...more

NCAA Soccer – 2014 NCAA Tournament First Round Preview – Washington State vs Seattle
by All White Kit
posted November 13, 2014 at 12:50pm

Friday, 8:00 PM Washington State (10-4-4; 6th, Pac-12; WTSR – 1.04, 4th – Pac-12) vs Seattle (14-4-2; 1st , WAC; WTSR – 1.46, 2nd – WAC) Wait, Why Is Seattle Playing Washington State When Washington Is Right There? Honestly, if ...more

NCAA Soccer – 2014 NCAA Tournament First Round Preview – Oklahoma vs Arkansas
by All White Kit
posted November 13, 2014 at 12:40pm

Friday, 8:00 PM Oklahoma (10-8-4; 6th – Big XII; WTSR – 0.90, 7th – Big XII) vs Arkansas (8-6-6; 9th – SEC; WTSR – 1.02, 8th – SEC) Wait, One Of These Two Teams Is Going To Be In The Second Round? Doesn’t seem...more

NCAA Soccer – 2014 NCAA Tournament First Round Preview – (3) Texas Tech vs Prairie View A&M;
by All White Kit
posted November 13, 2014 at 12:36pm

Friday, 8:00 PM (3) Texas Tech (14-3-2; 4th – Big XII; WTSR – 1.26 – 2nd, Big XII) vs Prairie View A&M (11-7-1; 2nd – SWAC; WTSR – 1.40 – T1st, SWAC) Wait, Why Is Prairie View A&M Here? Didn’t They Lose...more

NCAA Soccer – 2014 NCAA Tournament First Round Preview – (1) Texas A&M;vs Houston Baptist
by All White Kit
posted November 13, 2014 at 12:20pm

Friday, 8:00 PM (1) Texas A&M (18-2-2; 1st – SEC, WTSR – 1.45, 1st – SEC) vs Houston Baptist (10-6-5; 3rd – Southland; WTSR – 0.96, 8th Southland) How Big of An Underdog Is Houston Baptist? With the exception of SWAC ...more

'It may take 10 years to tackle football's lack of diversity' - FA Council member Rimla Akhtar
by Muslim Women in Sports
posted November 12, 2014 at 8:54pm

Five months ago, Rimla Akhtar became the first Muslim woman on the FA Council. In a body which Football Association chairman, Greg Dyke, says is “overwhelmingly male and white”, Akhtar is seen as the ideal role model for the Asian community....more

NCAA Soccer – 2014 NCAA Tournament First Round Preview – (2) Penn State vs Buffalo
by All White Kit
posted November 12, 2014 at 2:52pm

Friday, 7:30 PM (2) Penn State (17-3-0; 1st – Big Ten; WTSR – 1.35, 1st – Big Ten) vs Buffalo (16-2-3; 1st – MAC; WTSR – 1.29, Rank – N/A) Can We Talk About The Job Shawn Burke Has Done At Buffalo? Yes, let’s....more

NCAA Soccer– 2014 NCAA Tournament First Round Preview – (4) Notre Dame vs Valparaiso
by All White Kit
posted November 12, 2014 at 10:27am

Friday, 7:00 PM (4) Notre Dame (12-5-2; 4th – ACC; WTSR – 1.28, 5th – ACC) vs Valparaiso (14-1-4; 1st – Horizon; WTSR – N/A) Where Did this Valparaiso Team Come From? Beats me. Every season, one or two mid-majors come fro...more

Jump to page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 ...124