All-American men’s soccer team wins the title at The Big House 5
Posted On July 23, 2021
The All-America Men’s Soccer team has clinched the conference title at the Big House Five with a 2-0 win over a team from Ohio.
The Cavaliers (1-1-0, 1-0-0 Big Ten) are the only team in the Big Ten to have won the league title and advanced to the conference championship round of the playoffs.
The Cavaliers defeated No. 7-ranked Wisconsin 2-1 in a shootout on Saturday to advance to the championship game.
The No. 6-ranked Cavaliers (3-0) defeated No, 15-ranked Michigan 2-2 on Saturday.
Ohio State (2-1) defeated Virginia Tech (2/5) 2-3 on Saturday, while the defending Big Ten champs (3, 1) lost to No. 13-ranked Indiana 2-4 on Saturday night.
Ohio’s victory was its fourth in a row over the defending champion Wolverines.
The Buckeyes will face No. 8-ranked Penn State in the semifinals.
The Spartans (1) will host No. 9-ranked Minnesota on Sunday.
The Big Ten’s conference championship series will be held March 6 in Indianapolis.