NCAA to Unveil 2012 Postseason Fields Tonight
INDIANPOLIS, Ind. - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's and women's soccer teams will await their postseason future tonight when the NCAA Division II Men's and Women's Soccer Committees unveil the fields for the 2012 postseason. The men's selection show will begin at 5 p.m. MST, with the women to follow at 5:30 p.m.
The men's selection show will be available here, with the women's selection show available here. Viewers are encouraged to have the latest Flash version and the later browser version installed to ensure the best quality at selection time. Viewers can also watch the selection show on their mobile devices (iOS 4.3 or greater, Android 2.2 and 2.3.2).
The Mountain Lion women were ranked fifth in last week's NCAA Division II South Central Region poll. UCCS hosted its first RMAC playoff game in program history last Wednesday night and tied for third in the conference regular season standings. Kelly Schroeder, the RMAC Goalkeeper of the Year, led three Mountain Lions on the all-conference teams.
The UCCS men advanced to the RMAC semifinals for the first time since 2001 and won its first conference playoff game since 1998. James Roberts earned a spot on the all-conference tournament team and the Mountain Lions placed four student-athletes on the All-RMAC teams. UCCS finished with its second straight winning season at home and recorded a five-game winning streak midway through the season.
A selection to the NCAA postseason would be the first for either Mountain Lion soccer program.
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