College Sports Archive

  • Student-athletes have seat at Power 5 table

    For the first time at the Division I level, student-athletes will participate in voting among several panels. Notably, 15 representatives -- three from each Power 5 conference -- sit on the 80-member group set to move forward with autonomy.

    Jan 16 6:46 PM ET | By Mitch Sherman

  • Virginia's Morgan Brian Repeats As Hermann Trophy Winner

    Virginia's Morgan Brian became only the fifth player in history to win a second Hermann Trophy for the best NCAA women's soccer player. And she also managed to do it while splitting her college time contributing to the success of the U.S. national team.

    Jan 9 11:10 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • UMD won't retain coach Miller, cites finances

    In a surprising move late Monday, women's hockey powerhouse Minnesota-Duluth announced it will not retain coach Shannon Miller.

    Dec 18 7:56 PM ET

  • Emmert backs NCAA enforcement, talks UAB

    NCAA president Mark Emmert defended his organization's enforcement process and record while discussing a range of topics Wednesday.

    Dec 10 12:52 PM ET | By Darren Rovell

  • How The Florida State Seminoles Finally Reached Their Ultimate Goal

    As in two previous meetings against Virginia this year, the Florida State Seminoles needed just one goal -- in the 83rd minute -- to beat the Cavaliers. This time, they won their first College Cup.

    Dec 7 8:37 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • 2014 NCAA Women's Soccer Tournament Schedule, Results

    Complete schedule and results for the 2014 women's college soccer tournament.

    Dec 7 3:00 PM ET

  • MVP: Most Valuable Parents

    Jamia Fields is a star on the Florida State soccer team. Her brother Arby is a star baseball player. Their dedicated parents explain how they raised two Division I athletes.

    Dec 7 1:36 PM ET | By D'Arcy Maine

  • Why Midfield Play Could Be The Difference In College Cup Title Game

    One way or another, the holding midfielders for Florida State and Virginia are going to help decide which team gets to celebrate college soccer's national championship on Sunday.

    Dec 6 9:10 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • Cavs, Noles to duke it out in Women's Cup

    Virginia reached its first Women's College Cup final with a 3-1 semifinal victory over Texas A&M on Friday.

    Dec 6 9:27 AM ET

  • Virginia's Offense To Square Off Against Florida State's Defense For College Cup

    What we know is that the ACC is going to capture a College Cup championship for the first time since UNC's reign of 21 titles. What we can't anticipate is whether it's Virginia's attack offense or Florida State's indomitable defense that will win out.

    Dec 6 12:54 AM ET | By Graham Hays

  • How Florida State's Megan Campbell Throws Opponents For A Loop

    With her unmatched laser-beam throw-ins, Megan Campbell can turn an opponent's harmless turnover into a Florida State transition goal at any point, and that unique weapon just might lead the Seminoles to a long-awaited national championship.

    Dec 5 2:45 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • With 'All In' Attitude, Virginia Finally A College Cup Threat

    Yes, the Morgan Brian-led Cavaliers have great talent. But Julie Foudy says it's a team-first, family-like culture that has Virginia in position to bring home an elusive women's soccer national championship.

    Dec 5 2:44 PM ET | By Julie Foudy

  • Four things you need to know for the Women's College Cup

    The world is in Florida State's hands, but is it enough to stop Stanford? Can Texas A&M finally break through against the nation's top offense? Graham Hays takes a look at the four things you need to know about the College Cup final four.

    Dec 3 3:13 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • Texas A&M Women's Soccer Finally Reaches First College Cup

    The longest-suffering team in women's college soccer, No. 1 seed Texas A&M defeated Penn State to advance to its first College Cup.

    Nov 30 2:36 AM ET | By Graham Hays

  • 5 Things You Need To Know For The NCAA Women's Soccer Quarterfinals

    From an epic showdown between UCLA and Virginia to a great story brewing in Carolina (and we don't mean the Tar Heels), Graham Hays has a look at five things you need to know about the next round of the NCAA soccer tournament.

    Nov 24 6:05 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • Morgan Brian's Indelible Mark On UVa

    After scoring two goals and assisting on two others in her final soccer game at Virginia's Klockner Stadium, star Morgan Brian and the Cavaliers are headed to UCLA to take on the defending champion Bruins.

    Nov 24 2:07 AM ET | By Graham Hays

  • How Kentucky Wildcats Soccer Advanced To Their First Ever Sweet 16

    Virginia is used to being in the Sweet 16 after 10 consecutive appearances. For Kentucky, it's brand new. But the two will go head-to-head on Sunday. The Wildcats just need to act like they've been there before.

    Nov 22 1:05 AM ET | By Graham Hays

  • Georgetown's Corboz Sisters Banking On Each Other For NCAA Run

    For Georgetown teammates Daphne and Rachel Corboz, it's an atypical sister act: Senior Daphne is verbose and a goal machine, while freshman Rachel just wants to stay silent and feed others the ball. Yet they both need each other to make a run.

    Nov 21 4:29 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • #TBT: A Tar Heel Soccer Dynasty Begins

    This throwback Thursday we pay tribute to the great North Carolina soccer dynasty.

    Nov 20 4:44 PM ET | By Adena Andrews

  • 5 Things You Need To Know After First Round Of NCAA Soccer Tourney

    Unfair matchups because of penny-pinching by the NCAA and the lack of replay review left a sour taste, but there were plenty of sweet performances, too, as Graham Hays details in five things you need to know after the first round of the NCAA tournament.

    Nov 17 3:50 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • Stanford's Lo'eau LaBonta Seizing Opportunity To Go Out A Champion

    No player has been a bigger thorn in the side of defending champion UCLA than Stanford's Lo'eau LaBonta. No person did more to give her the opportunity to dethrone the Bruins than her father, Mark, the LAPD sergeant who put being a dad above all else.

    Nov 15 1:08 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • espnW Soccer Player Of The Year: UCLA's Samantha Mewis

    Out of her sister's shadow and into the spotlight, espnW national player of the year Samantha Mewis made a name for herself during her senior season as the leader in goals (14) and assists (11) for top-ranked and undefeated UCLA.

    Nov 12 2:05 PM ET | By Graham Hays

  • How Faith Has Formed Foundation For Messiah College's Success

    The small Division III Christian school in Pennsylvania has become a national women's soccer powerhouse by using its shared religious belief to create the type of team-first culture that all championship programs share.

    Nov 12 11:20 AM ET | By Graham Hays

  • 5 Things You Need To Know For The NCAA Women's Soccer Tournament

    Can anyone stop UCLA's run for back-to-back titles? Graham Hays breaks down the Bruins' top competition and the biggest storylines in the five things you need to know about the NCAA women's soccer tournament.

    Nov 10 11:17 PM ET | By Graham Hays