SAN BRUNO, Calif. -- WCC conference action kicks off this Wednesday when Gonzaga visits Portland.
WCC QUICK HITS
Conference-play kicks off on Wednesday, September 26 when Gonzaga visits Portland at 7:00 p.m. PT. The remaining WCC teams will debut on Friday night.
Gonzaga picked up two wins last week in Corvallis. The Bulldogs topped UC Irvine 2-1 on Friday and an AndrewOwenson goal with one second remaining in double-overtime on Sunday gave GU a 3-2 win over Wisconsin-Green Bay.
Loyola Marymount topped Stanford 2-1 in overtime last Friday at Cagan Stadium on the Pac-12 Networks. RS-sophomore Craig Nitti knocked in the game-winner in the sixth minute of OT.
Saint Mary's picked up its third-straight shutout on the road when they defeated UC Davis 2-0 on Saturday. Sophomore goalkeeper Andre Rawls has four shutouts this season and is first in the WCC in goals against average, save percentage and shutouts.
Santa Clara beat NJIT 2-0 Friday at Buck Shaw Stadium on the legs of two goals by senior Erik Hurtado. Hurtado is second in the WCC with 1.71 points per game.
Four West Coast Conference men's soccer matches will be televised nationally in 2012. Portland will travel to Santa Clara on Friday, October 26 in a match that can be seen live on FOX Soccer.
Visit WCCsports.com each Tuesday for a new edition of the WCC Top Play Tuesday, featuring men's soccer highlights from the previous week.