Nov. 19, 2001

NKU TO MEET UC SAN DIEGO IN FINAL FOUR

Norse (22-1) to play at 10:30 p.m. on Nov. 30 in San Diego, Calif.

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. - The Northern Kentucky University women’s soccer team will meet defending NCAA Division II national champion University of California at San Diego in the NCAA Division II Final Four at 10:30 p.m. (EST) on Friday, Nov. 30, at San Diego, Calif.

NKU (22-1) met UC San Diego (19-2) in the NCAA Division II national championship match last year, and the Tritons posted a 2-1 win over the Norse at Miami Shores, Fla. UC San Diego is 13-1 at home this season, while NKU is unbeaten (13-0) on the road this year.

A pair of unbeaten teams - Franklin Pierce (N.H.) College (22-0) and Christian Brothers (Tenn.) University (21-0) - will meet in the other Final Four match at 8 p.m. on Nov. 30.

The NCAA Division II national championship match will be played at 4 p.m. (EST) on Sunday, Dec. 2.