The 2012 NCAA Men’s College Cup will be held for the second consecutive year at Regions Park in Hoover. Quarterfinal winners will compete in semifinal matches held Dec. 7 at 4 or 6:30 p.m. The national championship match will be played Dec. 9 at 1 p.m.
Tickets are now on sale for the tournament, and all games will be televised live on ESPNU.
The Division I Men’s Soccer Committee will conduct selections for the championship on Nov. 10-12. The 48-team field will be announced during a selection show on NCAA.com on Nov. 12 at 4:30 p.m. First-round competition will begin Nov. 15 and the quarterfinals will be held at four campus sites on Nov. 30, Dec. 1 or 2.
“The City of Hoover is proud to host the 2012 Men’s College Cup at Regions Park for the second straight year,” said Hoover Mayor Gary Ivey. “Regions Park serves as a great venue to host the men’s collegiate soccer championship. We are pleased to welcome College Cup fans back to our city for this exciting time of competition.”