West Virginia regular season finale vs. SIUE canceled

Mountaineers end the regular season at 6-3-1 overall
Dan Stratford
Dan Stratford(wdtv)
Published: Apr. 17, 2021 at 12:43 AM EDT
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BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - West Virginia men’s soccer saw its regular season come to an end a few days earlier than originally expected.

Their Sunday afternoon match against SIU Edwardsville was canceled on Friday by the MAC. The conference’s original statement said it was due to COVID-19 protocols. It was later chanced to “issues with the SIU men’s soccer team being below the minimum player threshold.”

The Mountaineers had a chance to win the conference & automatically qualify for the 48-team NCAA tournament with a win and Bowling Green loss or tie against Northern Illinois this weekend.

Now, West Virginia (6-3-1) will have to wait until Monday to see if they are given an at-large bid to the 36-team NCAA tournament. selection show on Monday.

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