Men's Soccer Plays Host to SMU

Oct. 11, 2013

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Saturday, October 12 | 7:00 p.m.

Gettler Stadium | Cincinnati, Ohio
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Back Home Again

  • The University of Cincinnati men's soccer team opens a four-match homestand on Saturday, Oct. 12, when it hosts SMU at 7:00 p.m. at Gettler Stadium.
  • The match is a part of Social Media Weekend for Bearcats Athletics. Fans can receive admission to the match for just $1 by presenting the coupon found on the University of Cincinnati Bearcats Facebook page or the @GoBEARCATS and @UCMSoccer Twitter accounts. Fans will also have the chance to win prizes during the match by interacting with @UCMSoccer. 
  • The four-match homestand will conclude the home slate for UC in 2013, with the SMU match followed by visits from IUPUI (Oct. 16), Belmont (Oct. 19) and No. 11/19 Louisville (Oct. 23). 
  • The season concludes with a pair of road matches at No. RV/15 UConn and Temple before the 2013 American Athletic Conference Tournament opens on Nov. 8.

Series History

  • Cincinnati and SMU are meeting for the fifth time, with the Mustangs holding a 3-1 advantage in the series. The first two meetings were on neutral sites in 1998 and 2002. 
  • The Bearcats won 2-1 in `98 before SMU took the `02 meeting, 3-1. The teams played a home-and-home series in 2004 and 2006, with SMU winning the `04 match at Gettler Stadium, 3-2, before taking a 6-0 victory in Dallas. 
  • This is the first meeting between the squads as members of the American Athletic Conference.