WEEK 12 MEN'S SOCCER NOTES
LIVE STATS The No. 4 seed Liberty Flames will host the No. 5 seed Gardner-Webb Runnin' Bulldogs in a Big South Quarterfinal match, Sunday at Osborne Stadium. Match time is scheduled for 2 p.m. The winner of the contest will advance to play No. 1 seed High Point at Vert Stadium in High Point, N.C. in a Big South semifinal on Wednesday.
Notables • Liberty fell 4-2 to Radford, this past Wednesday at Osborne Stadium. Tresor Mbuyu and Kevin Mendoza each scored goals for the Flames.
• Liberty has outscored its opponents, 31-16, in 2017. The Flames enter Sunday's contest 25th nationally in scoring offense with a 1.94 goals per game average. Liberty also ranks 27th in total goals.
• The Flames finished the regular season with a 7-2 mark at Osborne Stadium. Liberty has outscored its opponents, 20-7, at home in 2017.
• After leading the Big South in goals-against average for most of the season, the Flames are now second in the conference. Liberty enters the Sunday's contest with a 0.98 team goals-against average.
• Liberty is tied with High Point for the Big South lead in shutouts with seven.
2017 Big South Men's Soccer Championship Schedule Quarterfinals, Sunday, Nov. 5 (at Higher Seed) Match 1: #5 Gardner-Webb at #4 Liberty, 2 p.m. Match 2: #6 Presbyterian at #3 Campbell, 7 p.m.
Semifinals, Wenesday, Nov. 8 (at Higher Seed) Match 3: Winner Match 1 at #1 High Point, 7 p.m. Match 4: Winner Match 2 at #2 Radford, 7 p.m.
Finals, Sunday, Nov. 12 (at High Seed) Match 5: Winner Match 3 vs. Winner Match 4, 2 p.m.