9/1 Men's Soccer Top 25 Rankings

1#2 UCLA Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewUCLAWith wins at Wake Forest and North Carolina, the Bruins move into the top spot. They play at UNM this week.2
2#1 Notre Dame Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewNotre DameThe Irish knocked off Marquette and tied Georgetown 0-0 in Bloomington. It was a decent enough start.1
3#3 Washington Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewWashingtonWashington cruised past Gonzaga 4-0 on the road. This week they come home to face Seattle and St. Mary's.3
4#4 Virginia Men's Soccer 2014 Preview
VirginiaIt took overtime for UVA to get past a very good Old Dominion team. This week they head to the Tulsa Tournament.4
5#7 Louisville Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewLouisvilleLouisville held on to beat Maryland 1-0 in their opener. Next up is another home game against Cornell.7
6#10 New Mexico Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewNew MexicoUNM picked up a great win over Akron on Friday night. This week they can pick up another big win against UCLA.10
7#6 North Carolina Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewNorth CarolinaNorth Carolina picked up a great 3-1 win over California, but fell to UCLA 1-0. ODU and VCU are next.6
8#5 Maryland Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewMarylandThe Terps lost a tough 1-0 game to Louisville. It won't get any easier with Coastal Carolina and UMBC up next.5
9#8 Georgetown Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewGeorgetownThe Hoyas started off with a couple draws, but that is not bad when the opposition is Indiana and Notre Dame.8
10#15 Michigan State Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewMichigan StateThe Spartans have yet to allow a goal through two games, beating SMU 1-0 and Florida International 3-0.15
11#17 Penn State Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewPenn StatePenn State slipped past Oakland 1-0, but dominated St. John's on Sunday with a 3-0 victory.17
12#19 Coastal Carolina Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewCoastal CarolinaCoastal Carolina looked pretty good in a 3-2 win over Uconn. Next up is Maryland and Charlotte.19
13#12 Akron Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewAkronThe Zips fell at New Mexico 1-0 in a hard fought game. Next up they head South to play USF and FGCU.12
14#13 Connecticut Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewConnecticutA 3-2 loss to  Coastal Carolina proved that Connecticut has some work to do defensively.13
15#16 UMBC Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewUMBCUMBC will face their first tough test on Frida when they head to Maryland to take on the Terrapins.16
16#9 Stanford Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewStanfordThe Cardinal lost their opener 2-0, but eventually, after overtime and a long lightning delay, beat Omaha 2-1.9
17#11 Marquette Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewMarquetteThe tough opening games for Marquette ended with two losses. They should get some wins this week.11
18#14 Wake Forest Men's Soccer 2014 Preview
Wake ForestIt was a tough week for Wake, losing 3-1 to UCLA and 4-1 to Cal. This team can be good, but work needs to be done.14
19#22 UAB Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewUABUAB has a couple tough games coming up at the Tulsa Classic. They will face CSUN and Virginia this weekend.22
20#21 California Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewCaliforniaCal helped ease the pain of their 3-1 loss to UNC by crushing Wake Forest 4-1.21
21Clemson Men's Soccer Top 25 Rankings
ClemsonClemson knocked off Radford 1-0. This week they play South Carolina before heading west to play SDSU and Irvine.NR
22Northwestern Men's Soccer Top 25 Rankings
NorthwesternNorthwestern's defense looked great against Quinnipiac and Hofstra. The offense netted five goals too.NR
23#25 Duke Men's Soccer 2014 Preview
DukeDuke tied a very good LMU squad before sneaking past Elon with a 1-0 win. Next up is a trip to SMU.25
24#23 UC Santa Barbara Men's Soccer 2014 Preview
UC Santa BarbaraThere are some concerns at UCSB following their 3-0 loss to Furman, but its not like the team was completely outplayed.23
25Creighton Men's Soccer Top 25 Rankings
CreightonCreighton beat Stanford 2-0 on Friday and got another good win on Sunday against Santa Clara.NR