Men's soccer fans can log onto the uwbadgers.com to chat live with UW head coach Jeff Rohrman at noon today. Fans can access the chat and post their questions ahead of time by clicking here .
After the chat join Rohrman and the rest of the men's soccer team at McClimon Complex when they face off against regional foe, Northern Illinois (5-2-1). The game is set to begin at 7 p.m.
UW student can come and cheer on the Badgers for free, with a valid UW student ID card, tonight against Northern Illinois. Simply show your ID card at the gate.
Wisconsin (4-4) returns home after a six-game road stint that proved challenging with three opponents ranked in the Top-25. Still, the Badgers played each team close scoring first against No. 3 New Mexico and No. 24 Washington. Against No. 14 Fairleigh Dickinson, the Badgers outdid the Knights in every statistical category, but a deflected own goal gave FDU the victory.
The Badgers also open the Big Ten Conference season this week will a Sunday game vs. Ohio State. The Buckeyes are coming off a tough 0-1-1 weekend that dropped them out of the national rankings after being situated at No. 16 last week. The Badgers have lost three straight Big Ten openers to Ohio State though did manage a 2-0 win against the Buckeye in 2003's Big Ten tournament to advance to the semifinals. Sunday's contest will kick-off at 2 p.m.
Fans that attended Saturday's football game vs. Indiana will receive free admission to the soccer match Sunday when using their ticket stub from the football game.