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Late-game tournament drama for local college teams

Maryland celebrates Michael Sauers’ extra-time goal against Clemson in the ACC semifinals. (By Tony Quinn)

My print/online roundup of the area college matches Friday, beginning with Virginia’s improbable comeback against No. 1-ranked Notre Dame in the ACC semifinals at Maryland SoccerPlex.

Video of Timi Mulgrew‘s extra-time header and team celebration from George Mason’s 3-2 victory over Virginia Commonwealth in the CAA semifinals:

Video package from Navy’s 1-0 victory over Bucknell in the Patriot League semifinals:


Video from Virginia’s 5-0 victory over St. Francis (Pa.) in the first round of the NCAA women’s tournament is available here.

Saturday’s Schedule

NCAA women’s tournament, first round: La Salle at Georgetown, 1 p.m. (

CAA men’s  final in Philadelphia: William & Mary vs. Drexel, 4 p.m. (

America East men’s final in Catonsville, Md.: UMBC vs. Hartford, 7:30 p.m. (

NCAA Division III men’s tournament in Carlisle, Pa.: Catholic vs. Franklin & Marshall, 7:30 p.m.

Sunday’s Schedule

Patriot League final in Annapolis: Navy vs. Holy Cross, 1 p.m. (

Atlantic 10 final in Dayton, Ohio: George Mason vs. Saint Louis, 11:30 a.m. p.m. ( Time change due to possible inclement weather.

ACC  final at Maryland SoccerPlex: Maryland vs. Virginia, 2 p.m. (ESPNU)


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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