ACC men's soccer tournament details are set
MLS scouts and agents are flocking to Cary, N.C., this week for the ACC men's soccer tournament, the premier league competition in the country. The champion will receive an automatic berth in the NCAA tournament, and several others seem certain of receiving at-large slots. The contending team must desperate to win: Wake Forest, which would drop out of NCAA consideration with a losing record.
TUESDAY'S FIRST ROUND
#8 North Carolina State (9-7-2, 1-5-2 ACC) vs. #9 Virginia Tech (5-12-1, 1-6-1), 1 p.m.
#2 Maryland (14-2-1, 6-1-1) vs. #7 Clemson (5-8-4, 2-4-2), noon
Terrapins have won 10 straight with eight shutouts
#3 Wake Forest (8-8-2, 4-3-1) vs. #6 Virginia (10-4-3, 2-4-2), 2:30
Defending NCAA champion Cavs are 0-2-1 in past 3 ACC games
#1 North Carolina (14-2-1, 7-0-1) vs. NCS-VT winner, 5:30
#4 Duke (9-4-4, 3-3-2) vs. #5 Boston College (9-3-5, 2-2-4), 8
5:30 and 8 p.m.
1 p.m., Fox Sports Net, CSN Plus in the D.C. area
To preserve the quality of the main stadium's surface for the late stages, the first-round match and quarterfinals will be played on a side field at WakeMed Soccer Park. Live match video is available on the ACC's Web site.
| November 8, 2010; 10:47 AM ET
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