North Texas Hosting NCAA Soccer Selection Show Watch Party On Monday
Mean Green Soccer Wins Automatic Bid To NCAA Tournament
Nov. 8, 2015
DENTON - The North Texas athletics department is hosting an NCAA selection show watch party for the Conference USA tournament champion Mean Green soccer team on Monday, Nov. 9 at 3 p.m. in the HUB Club at Apogee Stadium.
The Mean Green (19-3-1) won the C-USA regular season title and captured the conference tournament championship with a 1-0 victory against Marshall on Sunday in Miami, Fla. The team earned an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament by winning the tournament championship.
North Texas will find out its first opponent when the 64-team field is announced on Monday. The selection show will be broadcast on NCAA.com starting at 3:30 p.m., central time.
This is the Mean Green soccer program's fourth trip to the NCAA Tournament. North Texas has won four conference tournament titles and received four automatic bids in program history. The Mean Green's last appearance in the NCAA Tournament was in 2012. North Texas won both the Sun Belt Conference regular-season and tournament titles in 2012.
The first round of the NCAA Tournament will take place on November 13, 14 or 15th at 16 regional sites.
Mean Green fans and members of the media are invited to join North Texas on the third floor of Apogee Stadium for the selection show.