Kentucky tops Lipscomb 2-1 to advance to first-ever Elite Eight

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) -- For the first time in school history, the Kentucky men's soccer team is heading to the Elite Eight.

The Wildcats beat Lipscomb 2-1 Saturday night at The Bell and Bailey Rouse scored the game-winning goal with nine minutes left to play.

Jason Reyes scored the first goal of the night for Kentucky.

Next weekend, the Wildcats will host Maryland. The Terps beat Duke 2-0 Saturday to advance in tournament play.

The other Elite Eight matchups are as follows:

Akron vs. Stanford
James Madison vs. Michigan State
Notre Dame vs. Indiana

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