Hoosiers to Face Michigan in Big Ten Tournament
Nov. 9, 2013
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - The Indiana men's soccer team has earned the No. 5 seed in the 2013 Big Ten Tournament and will face the No. 4 seed Michigan Wolverines on Wednesday, Nov. 13 at 4:30 p.m. ET at Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio.
The Hoosiers finished Big Ten play with a 2-4 record, capped by a 3-0 win over Northwestern Friday night. Michigan ended the season 3-3 in the conference, including a 2-1 victory over Indiana in Ann Arbor on Oct. 26.
Indiana is currently 6-11-1 overall and is looking to win the Big Ten's automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament with a Big Ten Tournament title. IU last won the Big Ten Tournament in 2006.
Penn State earned the No. 1 seed with a 5-1 conference record and will face the winner of the Indiana/Michigan match in the semifinals on Friday at noon ET. Wisconsin is the No. 2 seed and plays No. 7 Northwestern in the quarterfinals Wednesday at 7 p.m. ET. The host Buckeyes are the No. 6 seed and play No. 3 seed Michigan State on Wednesday at 2 p.m. ET.
The Wisconsin/Northwestern winner will face the Ohio State/Michigan State winner in the other semifinal Friday at 2:30 p.m. ET.
The quarterfinal matches will be streamed live on the Big Ten Digital Network. Both semifinal matches, as well as the championship match on Sunday, Nov. 17, will be shown live on the Big Ten Network.
For more information, including how to purchase tickets, visit OhioStateBuckeyes.com.
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