Oct. 28, 2002
Providence, RI- The 2002 Big East field hockey championship teams were determined following last week's action. Connecticut will face off against Syracuse and Villanova will meet Boston College in the semifinal round on November 8.
A Providence win over Connecticut on Nov. 2 would create a tie for the regular-season championship and the No. 4 seed. Connecticut will earn the top seed by virtue of a 2-1 win over Villanova. Syracuse owns the head-to-head tie breaker over Providence with a 2-1 win.
The 2002 Championship will take place at Coyne Field in Syracuse, N.Y. on November 8 & 10. The schedule for the event is as follows:
Friday, November 8 Semifinal 1 No. 1 seed (UConn) vs. No. 4 seed (Syracuse) 5:00 p.m. Semifinal 2 No. 2 seed (Villanova) vs. No. 3 seed (BC) 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, November 10 Championship Semifinal Winners Noon