Penn State women advance to first NCAA title game

The Penn State women’s soccer (21-3-2) team will be appearing in its first ever NCAA National Championship game after senior midfielder Christine Nairn tapped in the game-winner just 1:12 into overtime Friday to give Penn State a 2-1 win over Florida State. The Nittany Lions are just the second Big Ten team to play for the national title, the first being the 1991 Wisconsin Badgers.

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Penn State will face the winner of the Stanford-North Carolina semifinal at 4 p.m. ET Sunday.

Read the full GoPSUSports.com recap, see the box score and view a photo gallery.

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sbuel2 on 12/1/2012 @ 7:21am EDT Said:

Way to go Penn State ladies. Looking good representing B1G. Hope you win the title.