9/30 Men's Soccer Top 25 Rankings

1California Men's Soccer Logo
CaliforniaCalifornia got another win last week against a decent Santa Clara squad. Conference play starts this weekend5
2#6 Creighton Men's Soccer 2013 PreviewCreightonCU had a couple tough games last week against Michigan State and Georgetown and came away with two draws.1
3#10 Notre Dame Men's Soccer 2013 PreviewNotre DameThe Irish have yet to lose a game. This week they will be tested yet again against Indiana and Clemson.2
4Washington Men's Soccer Top 25 Logo
WashingtonUW moved to 6-0-2 with a win over SMU. This week they head to the Bay Area, which includes a huge game at Cal.6
5#2 North Carolina Men's Soccer 2013 Preview
North CarolinaThe Tar Heels fell to William & Mary and then drew Wake Forest 1-1. This week they face rival Duke.3
6#5 Georgetown Men's Soccer 2013 PreviewGeorgetownAfter a hard fought 0-0 draw against Creighton, Georgetown will look for a Big East win against Seton Hall.4
7#12 Akron Men's Soccer 2013 Preview
AkronWith a couple 1-0 wins over Ohio State and West Virginia, the Zips are finally playing like a top ten team.8
8Louisville Men's College Soccer 2013 Team Preview
LouisvilleFor just the second time this season Louisville is hitting the road to face Ohio State and SMU.11
9Cal State Northridge Men's Soccer Top 25 Rankings
Cal State NorthridgeThe Matadors took a road trip to Bradley and came away with a 1-0 victory. This week they head to Northern Cal.15
10UMBC Men's Soccer Top 25 Rankings
UMBCThe Retrievers are now a perfect 9-0-0 and they found another quality win over George Mason last week.19
11#3 UCLA Men's Soccer 2013 Preview
UCLABehind a great performance by keeper Earl Edwards, UCLA shutout UC Riverside 3-0.10
12#8 Wake Forest Men's Soccer 2013 Preview
Wake ForestWith a victory over VCU and a draw against UNC, Wake Forest is turning into a serious ACC contender.14
13#20 St. John's Men's Soccer 2013 Preseason
St. John'sSt. John's is now 0-1-1 in conference play after a disappointing draw at DePaul.7
14#1 Maryland Men's Soccer 2013 Preview
MarylandThe Terps drew Old Dominion early in the week, but did get their third conference win against Pittsburgh.12
15#13 Saint Louis Men's Soccer 2013 Preview
Saint LouisSaint Louis can make a big move up the rankings with quality results against Creighton and VCU.16
16#11 Connecticut Men's Soccer 2013 Preview
ConnecticutConnecticut has allowed one goal in each of their last four games and the offense cannot keep pace.9
17#16 Tulsa Men's Soccer 2013 Preview
TulsaTulsa fell to ODU to start conference play. It goes to show just how difficult C-USA is going to be this year.13
18Northwestern Men's College Soccer Top 25 Rankings
NorthwesternNorthwestern has reeled off seven wins in a row, the latest coming against Michigan in Ann Arbor.NR
19#18 Coastal Carolina Men's Soccer 2013 Preview
Coastal CarolinaIt may be a while before Coastal Carolina loses again. They have two conference wins and counting.20
20Dayton Men's College Soccer Top 25 Rankings
DaytonThe competition has not been all that tough yet, but Dayton deserves credit for their 8-0-0 record.NR
21Furman Men's Soccer Top 25 Rankings
FurmanThe start of SoCon play was not too kind to Furman as they drew Appalachian State 1-1.21
22#19 New Mexico Men's Soccer 2013 Preview
New MexicoThe Lobos need a big win and they will get the chance this weekend agaisnt Charlotte.17
23VCU Men's College Soccer Top 25 Rankings
VCUVCU is now 3-3-1 after losing at Wake Forest. The schedule does not get any easier with UVA and St. Louis up next.18
24#21 Stanford Men's Soccer 2013 PreviewStanfordThe underappreciated Cardinal surpassed UCSB 2-1, but the big test comes this weekend against Washington.24
25Butler Men's College Soccer Top 25 RankingsButlerButler is 7-1-1 and beat Indiana and Villanova last week. The BE is tough, but this is a good Bulldog squad.NR