Boston U. 2, St. John’s 1
NEW YORK (AP) _ Okereke Emesih scored with two minutes left in the first half as Boston University defeated unbeaten St. John’s 2-1 Saturday night in the first round of the NCAA soccer tournament.
The Terriers (14-6-1), who won the North Atlantic Conference, play the winner of Sunday’s game between Hartwick and Rutgers.
St. John’s (18-1-3), the two-time Big East champion, went ahead when Huey Ferguson scored off Ben Hickey’s pass in the 13th minute. Bjarte Skuseth tied the score in the 33rd minute off a pass from Gisle Sorli.