No. 3 Men's Soccer Takes On Bradley Saturday

Edir DaGraca is tied for the team lead with two points this season.
Edir DaGraca is tied for the team lead with two points this season. UCONNHUSKIESDOTCOM

Sept. 13, 2013

STORRS, Conn. – The No. 3 University of Connecticut men’s soccer program will take on Bradley this Saturday, September, 14th at 7:00 p.m. at Joseph J. Morrone Stadium. The game can be heard on, 91.7 fm. There will also be a live video stream at

Connecticut (2-0-1) is coming off a 0-0 draw with No. 10 Washington on Tuesday night. Andre Blake has played all 290 minute for the Huskies this season without allowing a goal. Both Husky goals this season have come from newcomers, with Cyle Larin and Edir DaGraca finding the back of the net.

Bradley (2-2-0) won its 12th consecutive season-opener on August 30th, downing New Hampshire 1-0 at home. The Braves were not ranked in the September 10th NSCAA poll, but received votes. Bradley has lost two consecutive matches and has not lost three in-a-row since 2010.

The Huskies are ranked No. 3 in the latest NSCAA poll and No. 1 in the Soccer America and rankings.

The match will represent the first-ever meeting between the two teams on the pitch.

Tuesday’s top-10 showdown was played in front of 2,584 fans at Morrone Stadium. Connecticut is averaging 3,351 fans per home match this season.