Hoyas edge Terps to reach NCAA final

December 8, 2012

An epic evening of soccer in Hoover as Georgetown defeated Maryland on penalty kicks, 4-3, following an astonishing 4-4 draw.

My match report attempts to capture the drama and serves up a few postgame comments.

Indiana edged Creighton, 1-0, in the second semifinal at Regions Park.

So the NCAA championship match is set:

Georgetown vs. Indiana on Sunday at 2 p.m. ET on ESPNU

The Hoyas had never ventured past the round of 16 until this year. The Hoosiers are seven-time national champions.

To watch the NCAA’s highlight package of the Hoyas-Terps match, click here. For Indiana vs. Creighton, go here. ESPN’s Glenn Davis and Taylor Twellman offer highlights and a look ahead to the final.

Steven Goff is The Post’s soccer writer. His beats include D.C. United, MLS and the international game, as well as local college basketball.
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