BYU preps for Oklahoma, Long Beach State
The BYU women's soccer team will have two games this week to recover from a home loss to UC Irvine over the weekend. The Cougars (4-1-1) will host Oklahoma on Thursday at 7 p.m. on South Field before traveling to Long Beach State on Saturday at 8 p.m.
The Cougars played Oregon on the road to a scoreless draw last Thursday before falling 1-0 to UC Irvine on a last-minute goal.
Oklahoma (3-5-0) split its two home games last weekend. The Sooners beat Oral Roberts 1-0, but fell to North Texas 5-0. This is Oklahoma's last weekend before Big 12 conference play begins. The Sooners were picked to finish eighth in the conference.
Long Beach State (4-3-0) took on two SEC opponents last weekend on the road. The 49ers lost to Georgia 1-0 and beat Auburn 2-1 in overtime. The 49ers were picked to finish second in the Big West, behind Cal State Fullerton and tied with UC Irvine.
The Cougars took the field for the first time of the 2023 season Saturday night for the annual Blue vs White game.…