9/8 Men's Soccer Top 25 Rankings

1#1 Notre Dame Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewNotre DameThe Irish took care of business against Dartmouth, beating them 4-1. This week they take on Kentucky and Syracuse.2
2#2 UCLA Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewUCLAAfter a shocking loss to American, UCLA went on to beat a quality New Mexico squad.1
3#6 North Carolina Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewNorth CarolinaNorth Carolina is looking good after a couple of 1-0 wins over Old Dominion and VCU.7
4#8 Georgetown Men's Soccer 2014 Preview
GeorgetownAfter tying Indiana and Notre Dame on the opening weekend, Georgetown looked better against Harvard and Wiscy.9
5#3 Washington Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewWashingtonUW is coming off a tough loss to St. Mary's and a game against UConn on Friday is not a good way to start winning.3
6#7 Louisville Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewLouisvilleThe Cardinals had a disappointing 0-0 draw against Cornell last week. This week they face St. Louis and Duke.5
7#4 Virginia Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewVirginiaVirginia suffered a 1-0 loss in Tulsa before getting a decent 2-1 win over UAB.4
8#10 New Mexico Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewNew MexicoThe Lobos lost to UCLA and have another tough game against a Los Angeles team, Cal State Northridge, on Friday.6
9#15 Michigan State Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewMichigan StateThe Spartans could not find the back of the net in a 0-0 draw against a good looking Illinois-Chicago team.10
10#5 Maryland Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewMarylandMaryland's brutal schedule continues this week when they head to Navy on Monday and Michigan on Friday.8
11#17 Penn State Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewPenn StatePenn State has not had the toughest schedule, but they are 3-0 and have yet to allow a goal.11
12#19 Coastal Carolina Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewCoastal CarolinaCoastal Carolina still needs to shore up their defense, but they did get a win at Charlotte last week.12
13#16 UMBC Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewUMBCUMBC keeps beating the teams they should beat and they looked solid in a 0-0 tie at Maryland.15
14Creighton Men's Soccer Top 25 RankingsCreightonCreighton kept their good times going with wins over WIU and Cincinnati. They have not allowed a goal in 4 games.25
15#9 Stanford Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewStanfordThe Cardinal boosted their win total to two after a 2-0 victory over San Jose State on Saturday night.16
16UC Irvine Men's Soccer Top 25 RankingsUC IrvineWith quality wins over Denver and Clemson, UC Irvine is on a roll. WVU and Georgetown await this week.NR
17#11 Marquette Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewMarquetteMarquette finally won a couple games after their disappointing 0-2 start to the 2014 campaign.17
18#14 Wake Forest Men's Soccer 2014 Preview
Wake ForestWake Forest finally got into the winner's circle, beating Connecticut and Cleveland State by a combined score of 6-1.18
19#13 Connecticut Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewConnecticutThe Huskies must beat a quality opponent or two pretty soon. They have chances at Washington and Seattle.14
20#21 California Men's Soccer 2014 PreviewCaliforniaCal's week and a half off ends on Friday afternoon when Cleveland State comes to town. Gonzaga also visists.20
21Northwestern Men's Soccer Top 25 Rankings
NorthwesternThere is nothing wrong with tying UCSB and Cal State Fullerton so far from home.22
22#23 UC Santa Barbara Men's Soccer 2014 Preview
UC Santa BarbaraThe Gauchos managed to draw Northwestern at home, Stanford is up this week.24
23Indiana Men's Soccer Top 25 Rankings
IndianaIndiana is not scoring many goals, but 1-0 wins are still wins. They start Big Ten play on Saturday against PSU.NR
24Delaware Men's Soccer Top 25 Rankings
DelawareDelaware dropped six goals on Iona and three more against St. Bonaventure. They have 13 goals in four games so far.NR
25#25 Duke Men's Soccer 2014 Preview
DukeDuke lost to SMU, but they should be able to get another win when they face Temple on Tuesday.23