A year after missing the NCAA Tournament for the first time in 17 seasons, the UConn men's soccer team has earned an at-large bid into the field. UConn (9-5-6) hosts Boston University (12-5-2) Thursday at 7 p.m. at Morrone Stadium.
It is UConn's 17th trip to the NCAA Tournament in 18 seasons.
Boston University lost to American in the Patriot League Tournament semifinal, but entered the game unbeaten in 10 of its past 12 games. The winner plays No. 16 Indiana (12-4-3) in the next round.
UConn lost in the AAC championship game Sunday. After a 1-1 tie in two overtimes, Tulsa won 4-3 on penalty kicks. That loss appeared like it could cost UConn a shot at the tournament,...