The Central Connecticut women's soccer team, who won their eighth Northeast Conference title on Sunday, will face Harvard on the road in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, it was announced on Monday. Central is 11-5-4 overall this season while the Crimson enter with a record of 10-4-2.
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The Blue Devils and Crimson will face off on Saturday, Nov. 15 at 1 p.m. at Soldiers Field Soccer Stadium on the Harvard campus.
The Blue Devils are 2-7-1 all-time vs. the Crimson. The two teams have met once in the NCAA Tournament before, in 1998. Harvard topped CCSU 4-1.
The winner of Saturday's first round matchup will advance to take on defending national champion UCLA, which currently owns a 42-game unbeaten streak, or San Diego in the second round on Nov. 21.