Marshall beats WVU in NCAA soccer tournament

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HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- The Marshall University men's soccer team has advanced to the Sweet 16 in the NCAA College Cup after defeating WVU Sunday.

The Herd outscored the Mountaineers 2-1 in front of a sold out crowd at Hoop's Family Field in Huntington.

The Herd outscored the Mountaineers 2-1 in front of a sold out crowd at Hoop's Family Field in Huntington.

This was the first time the two teams had faced each other since 2004 when WVU won 2-1.

Marshall will play the winner of the match between Washington and Boston College. Those teams play at 8 p.m. Sunday.