Soccer Gets First Road Test at
Tigers move up to No. 19 in polls
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The Tigers moved up in the polls to No. 19 in Soccer Times and No. 23 in College Soccer News after beating both Centenary (4-0) and Oral Roberts (4-3) to win its second ever Memphis Diadora Tournament last week. Despite the success in 2004, the perfect 3-0 preseason record that includes a 1-0 win against No. 11 Missouri State and the defeat of Oral Roberts who is ranked No. 23 in the latest National Soccer Coaches Association of America poll,
The Purple Aces enter Friday’s contest with a 0-1-1 record.
The Tigers head into Friday’s game with the reigning Conference USA Offensive Player of the Week Jared Britcher. Britcher scored two goals and had an assist in the U of M’s two home wins.
W. Brandon Kolditz
University of Memphis
Memphis Athletic Media Relations