CMU Men's soccer went 2-0 in the Double Tree opening week showcase taking down Lubbock Christian 1-0, and Newman University 1-0 on Sunday.
Headed into Friday nights matchup against St. Edwards the Mavs moved up 16 in the National poll while the Goats jumped four spots in the poll to 7th.
CMU lost the matchup 2-1 on the road last season. A goal by Roy Abergil in the 83rd minute gave the Mavericks a chance, but they were unable to tie it back up in the final 7 minutes. Both teams finished with 8 shots a piece. The game got physical between the two as well, with 24 fouls being called against SEU and 16 against CMU.
The top 25 battle from Walker Field gets underway at 7:00 P.M.