“I think we’re most proud of the connections we have with our players after they leave and how they all come back,” Reid said. “We go to a lot of their weddings. I’m closer with these guys after they graduate than when they’re here and that makes me real happy.”
No. 6 Memphis upset No. 3 USF 3-1 at USF to secure their spot in the semifinals. The Bulls struck first, with Alex Zis sneaking one in the bottom right corner in the 33rd minute. However, it didn’t take long for the Tigers to answer right back, tying the game up on a penalty kick by David Zalzman in the 38th minute.
No team in the American Athletic Conference has been better than the UConn men’s soccer team this year, and the Huskies deservedly hold the top spot in the conference. In just over a week, the regular season conference champion will have been determined. But first, there’s two final rounds of in-conference matches to decide who that champion will be
“The biggest thing I’ve learned is the consistency of giving 100 percent every day,” he said. “I think when I first came here, some days I’m not feeling it, so I’d go 60 percent, some days I’d go 80 and some days, I feel good, so I’d go 100 percent. But now, every day, no matter what we are doing, I’m giving 100 percent.”