Saturday Slate Features Several Big Games (cs360 top-40 men & top-50 women; 10/8/11)

Fans will be treated to one of the top Saturdays thus far in the college soccer season, with numerous top teams set to be in action on Oct. 8. There's 15 games on tap involving CS360 top-40 men's teams, including four head-to-head showdowns (three of them in the BIG EAST: #1 Connecticut at #12 Notre Dame; #10 St. John's at #15 South Floirda; and #15 Georgetown at #39 West Virginia. There also are six games on Saturday featuring CS360 top-50 women's teams and half of them are showdown games: #5 Wake Forest at #15 Maryland; #11 Florida State at #9 Virginia; and #14 Pepperdine at #44 BYU.

As usual, CS360 will be tracking all 21 games on Saturday, with info. posted on this blog page, the CS360updates Twitter feed and the CollegeSoccer360.com sidebar scoreboard.

See bottom of this page for a complete listings of results from this week involving the CS360 men's top-40 and women's top-50. . . .

CS360's Composite National Rankings can be viewed here: CS360 top-50 women ... top-40 men


SATURDAY'S D-I MEN'S TOP-40 MATCHUPS (10/8/11; CS360 Composite National Rankings top-40)
at #12 Notre Dame 0,  #1 Connecticut 0
at #3 Akron 2,  #32 Northern Illinois 0
at #15 South Florida 3,  #10 St. John's 2
at #39 West Virginia 1,  #15 Georgetown 0

SATURDAY'S OTHER D-I MEN'S TOP-40 GAMES (10/8/11; CS360 Composite National Rankings top-40)
postponed – South Carolina at #7 Central Florida (heavy rain; makeup TBA)
at #8 UC Irvine 2,  Cal State Northridge 0
Syracuse 0,  at #11 Louisville 0
#17 UC Santa Barbara 2,  at UC Davis 1  (OT)
at #20 Old Dominion 3,  North Carolina Wilmington 2
Marquette 3,  at #22 Providence 1
at Drake 1,  #28 Bradley 0
at #29 William & Mary 1,  George Mason 0
at Marshall 1,  #33 SMU 1
Alabama Birmingham (UAB) 3,  at #35 Kentucky 2
at College of Charleston 2,  #37 Furman 2

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SATURDAY'S D-I WOMEN'S TOP-50 GAMESS (10/8/11; CS360 Composite National Rankings top-50)
at #15 Maryland 0,  #5 Wake Forest 0
at #9 Virginia 4,  #11 Florida State 3  (OT)
#14 Pepperdine 1,  at #44 BYU 0
Minnesota 2,  at #37 Iowa 1
#38  Illinois 1,  at Michigan State 0  (2 OT)
Northwestern 1,  at #46 Michigan 0

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FRIDAY'S D-I MEN'S TOP-40 MATCHUP (10/7/11; CS360 Composite National Rankings top-40)
at #31 Virginia 2,  #2 Maryland 1

FRIDAY'S OTHER D-I MEN'S TOP-40 RESULTS (10/7/11; CS360 Composite National Rankings top-40)
at #4 North Carolina 2,  Clemson 0
#6 New Mexico 3,  at Denver 2
#13 UCLA 4,  at Washington 1
at #14 Boston College 2,  Wake Forest 0
#18 Charlotte 2,  at Massachusetts 1  (2 OT)
#21 San Diego State 3,  at Oregon State 1
at #24 Iona 2,  Niagara 1  (2 OT)
Fordham 1,  at #25 Xavier 0
#27 Cal State Bakersfield 3,  at Sacramento State 0
at #34 Duke 4,  North Carolina State 2

WEDNESDAY'S MEN'S TOP-40 RESULTS (10/5/11; CS360 Composite National Rankings top-40)
at #17 UC Santa Barbara 3,  #3 Akron 2  (OT)
#5 Creighton 2,  at #40 Wisconsin 1  (OT)
#8 UC Irvine 2,  at #32 Cal State Fullerton 1
#9 Louisville 3,  at #6 Indiana 2  (OT)
Northwestern 1,  at #16 Notre Dame 1
San Francisco 2,  at #19 Santa Clara 0
at #20 Old Dominion 4,  Virginia Commonwealth 0
at Georgia State 1,  #29 William & Mary 0
#23 Coastal Carolina 3,  at College of Charleston 2
at #30 James Madison 1,  UNC Wilmington 0
#33 SMU 2,  at Tulsa 1
Marshall 2,   at #35 Kentucky 0
at #36 Ohio State 1,  Bowling Green

TUESDAY'S MEN'S TOP-40 RESULTS (10/4/11; CS360 Composite National Rankings top-40)
at #1 Connecticut 3,  Manhattan 0
at #2 Maryland 2,  Rutgers 1  (OT)
at #4 North Carolina 2,  UNC Asheville 1  (OT)
Brown 0,  at #10 St. John's 0
at #15 Georgetown 2,  American 1
#16 South Florida 2,  at Florida Gulf Coast 0
at Boston University 1,  #22 Providence 0
at #26 Penn State 2,  Pennsylvania 0
#32 Northern Illinois 1,  at Marquette 0  (2 OT)
#34 Duke 1,  at Davidson 0
at #37 Furman 3,  Georgia Southern 1

MONDAY'S MEN'S TOP-40 RESULT (10/3/11; CS360 Composite National Rankings top-40)
#28 Bradley 2,  at New Hampshire 1

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FRIDAY'S D-I WOMEN'S TOP-50 MATCHUPS (10/7/11; CS360 Composite National Rankings top-50)
at #19 California 0,  #2 UCLA 0
at #8 Florida 3,  #20 Auburn 2  (OT)

at #31 La Salle 2,  #18 Dayton 1  (OT)
at #29 Virginia Tech 2,  #41 Miami 1

FRIDAY'S OTHER D-I WOMEN'S TOP-50 RESULTS (10/7/11; CS360 Composite National Rankings top-50)
at #1 Stanford 3,  USC 0
#4 Oklahoma State 1,  at Iowa State 0
SMU 3,  at #10 Memphis 3
at #12 Marquette 3,  Providence 0
at Vanderbilt 2,  #21 LSU 1  (2 OT)
at #22 Tennessee 4,  Mississippi 3 
#25 Notre Dame 2,  at Seton Hall 0
#26 Oregon State 2,  at Arizona State 1
at #27 West Virginia 3,  St. John's 0
at #28 UC Irvine 1,  UC Riverside 0
at Marshall 0,  #30 Central Florida 0
#32 Texas A&M 2,  at Texas Tech 0
at #33 Georgetown 2,  Cincinnati 1
at #34 William & Mary 2,  Drexel 0
at #35 Kentucky 2,  Arkansas 1  (OT)
#36 Wisconsin 2,  at Nebraska 0
at #39 Washington State 2,  Utah 0 
at Colorado College 1,  #42 Rice 0
#43 Baylor 3,  at Kansas 1
at #45 Denver 7,  South Alabama 0
#47 North Carolina State 4,  at Longwood 1
at #48 South Carolina 4,  Alabama 1
at #50 Central Michigan 1,  Miami (Ohio) 0

THURSDAY'S WOMEN'S TOP-50 RESULTS (10/6/11; CS360 Composite National Rankings top-50)
#3 Duke 1,  at #6 Boston College 0
at #7 North Carolina 2,  Clemson 0
at #14 Pepperdine 1,  San Diego 0
#24 Boston University 1,  at New Hampshire 0
at #44 BYU 2,  #49 Portland 1  (OT)

WEDNESDAY'S WOMEN'S TOP-50 RESULT (10/5/11; CS360 Composite National Rankings top-50)
at #13 Milwaukee 2,  Valparaiso 0

 editor@collegesoccer360.com