Arkansas vs. Rutgers in the NCAA Soccer Tournament: How to watch, forecast, notables

By: Matt Jones Matt Jones's Twitter account
Published: Friday, November 26, 2021
Arkansas' Bryana Hunter (left) and Notre Dame's Olivia Wingate battle for possession during an NCAA Tournament game Sunday, Nov. 21, 2021, in Fayetteville.
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Arkansas' Bryana Hunter (left) and Notre Dame's Olivia Wingate battle for possession during an NCAA Tournament game Sunday, Nov. 21, 2021, in Fayetteville.

WHEN Friday, 6 p.m., Central

WHERE Yurcak Field, Piscataway, N.J. 

CAPACITY 5,000

RECORDS Arkansas 19-4-0; Rutgers 19-3-1

SERIES First meeting

COACHES Arkansas: Colby Hale — 130-69-18 in 10th season at Arkansas and overall; Rutgers: Mike O'Neill —111-31-28 in eighth season at Rutgers and overall.

TELEVISION The game will be streamed on Big Ten Network-Plus and can be accessed via BigTenPlus.com or via the B1G+ app or FoxSports app (login may be required).

ANNOUNCERS Don Savino (play-by-play) and Glenn Crooks (analyst)

WEATHER According to the National Weather Service, Friday night will be partly cloudy with a high of 49 degrees and a low of 27 degrees in Piscataway, N.J. 

NOTABLE The winner will advance to play either Florida State or Michigan in the College Cup on Dec. 3 in Santa Clara, Calif. The loser will be eliminated....Arkansas is in the Elite Eight for the first time. The Razorbacks advanced with a 3-2 win over Notre Dame....Rutgers is looking to advance to its first College Cup since 2015....The Scarlet Knights are the No. 1 seed and the Razorbacks are the No. 2 seed in their bracket quadrant. Rutgers advanced to the Elite Eight with a 5-4 win over TCU in penalty kicks.

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