• The Bucs clinched the top seed in next month’s Gulf South Conference Men’s Soccer Tournament with a 3-0 win over Shorter University. With the win, the Bucs move into sole possession of first place in the GSC with 21 points. As the top seed in the tournament, they will play in Pensacola, FL on Friday, November 7. The Bucs are also ranked third in the NCAA South Regional Rankings. The regional rankings are used to select and seed the field for the three-team NCAA South Regional. The top-ranked team to submit a qualifying bid will host the regional November 13-16. There are no automatic bids for the men’s soccer regional.
• The Lady Bucs moved into a tie for third place in the Gulf South Conference soccer standings as they celebrated Senior Day with a 1-0 win over Shorter Sunday afternoon. The Lady Bucs wrap up the regular season Friday night at Union University. The GSC Tournament will be played November 4-9. The top two seeds earn a bye to the semifinals in Pensacola on November 7. The quarterfinals will be hosted by the higher seeds on November 4.
• The Lady Bucs are in fifth place in the GSC volleyball standings, a game and a half behind VSU and North Alabama, who are tied for third place. CBU has now won eight of its last 10 GSC matches after a 2-4 start.
MEN’S SOCCER (12-2, 6-1 GSC)
10/18: Bucs 1, Ouachita Baptist University 0 (at Arkadelphia, AR)
10/20: Bucs 1, University of Montevallo 0 (at Montevallo, AL)
10/24: Bucs 2, Lee University 0 (at Signaigo Field)
10/26: Bucs 3, Shorter University 0 (at Signaigo Field)
WOMEN’S SOCCER (12-4, 7-4 GSC)
10/17: Lady Bucs 0, University of North Alabama 4 (at Signaigo Field)
10/20: Lady Bucs 1, Trevecca Nazarene 1 (OT; at Signaigo Field)
10/24: Lady Bucs 1, Lee University 2 (at Signaigo Field)
10/26: Lady Bucs 1, Shorter University 0 (at Signaigo Field)
VOLLEYBALL (13-12, 10-6 GSC)
10/17: Lady Bucs 0 , Lynn University 3 (at Winter Park, FL)
10/17: Lady Bucs 0, Barry University 3 (at Winter Park, FL)
10/18: Lady Bucs 0, Florida Tech 3 (at Winter Park, FL)
10/18: Lady Bucs 3, Rollins College 2 (at Winter Park, FL)
10/21: Lady Bucs 3, Alabama-Huntsville 0 (at Huntsville, AL)
10/24: Lady Bucs 1, West Florida 3 (at Canale Arena)
10/25: Lady Bucs 3, Valdosta State 0 (at Canale Arena)
MEN’S & WOMEN’S GOLF
10/20-21: Commercial Bank Fall Classic (Cabot, AR): Bucs 3rd of 7 teams, led by Mitchell Bennett who finished 6th of 45 with 151; Lady Bucs 6th of 6 teams, led by Lauren Harrett who finished 21st of 36 with 186.
THIS WEEK’S SCHEDULE
10/31: Union University (Jackson, TN; 7:00 p.m.)
10/31: Union University (Jackson, TN; 5:00 p.m.)
10/28: Mississippi College (Canale Arena; 7:00 a.m.)
10/30: Henderson State (Arkadelphia, AR; 6:00 p.m.)
10/27-28: Matt Dyas Invitational (Carrollton, GA)