Saint Louis Billikens men's soccer

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The Saint Louis Billikens men's soccer team is an intercollegiate varsity sports team of Saint Louis University.wikipedia
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Saint Louis Billikens

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The Saint Louis Billikens compete in the Atlantic 10 Conference in the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I.
The school has nationally recognized soccer programs for men and women.

Mike McGinty

Michael McGinty is an American retired soccer player and coach who last coached the Saint Louis Billikens men's soccer program.

Kevin Kalish

Presently, the Billikens are coached by Kevin Kalish.
Kevin Kalish is a retired American soccer defender who is the head coach of the Saint Louis Billikens men's soccer team.

Dan Donigan

Dan Donigan was the most recent head coach, serving from February 2001 until he resigned in January 2010 to accept a position at Rutgers.
Following his playing career he coached at the collegiate level as an assistant coach for Connecticut and Saint Louis, and subsequently as a head coach for Saint Louis and Rutgers.

Harry Keough

During their dynasty run from the 1960s through 1970s, the team was coached by Bob Guelker during their first five championships, while Harry Keough coached the last five championship teams at SLU.
He coached the Saint Louis University men's soccer team to five NCAA Men's Soccer Championships.

1960 NCAA Soccer Tournament

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Saint Louis won their second consecutive title, defeating Maryland in the final, 3–2.

1963 NCAA Soccer Tournament

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The Saint Louis Billikens won their fourth title, defeating the Navy Midshipmen, 3–0, in the final on December 7, 1963.

1961 NCAA Soccer Tournament

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The West Chester Golden Rams won their first title, defeating the two-time defending champion Saint Louis Billikens in the final on November 25, 1961, by a score of 2–0.

1962 NCAA Soccer Tournament

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The Saint Louis Billikens won their third title, defeating the Maryland Terrapins, 4–3, in the final on November 24, 1962.

1965 NCAA Soccer Tournament

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The Saint Louis Billikens won their fifth title, defeating the Michigan State Spartans in the final, 1–0, on December 4, 1965.

1967 NCAA Soccer Tournament

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The Michigan State Spartans and the Saint Louis Billikens were co-national champions after the championship game was called due to inclement weather while the game was tied 0–0.

Bob Guelker

During their dynasty run from the 1960s through 1970s, the team was coached by Bob Guelker during their first five championships, while Harry Keough coached the last five championship teams at SLU.

1969 NCAA Soccer Tournament

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Saint Louis won a seventh national title, defeating San Francisco in the championship game, 4–0.

1970 NCAA Soccer Tournament

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The Saint Louis Billikens won their eighth national title, and second title in a row, by defeating the UCLA Bruins in the championship game, 1–0.

St. Louis Stars (soccer)

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The Stars could afford to rely on local talent because at the time St. Louis had strong college teams and amateur competitions, with St. Louis University winning 10 NCAA national championships from 1959 to 1973.

1972 NCAA University Division Soccer Tournament

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The Saint Louis Billikens won their ninth national title by defeating the UCLA Bruins in the championship game, 4–2.

1971 NCAA Soccer Tournament

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The Howard Bison won their first national title by defeating the two-time defending champion Saint Louis Billikens in the championship game, 3–2.

Vedad Ibišević

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He quickly established himself in his freshman year, registering 18 goals and four assists in 22 games for the Billikens, while leading a strong SLU team deep into the NCAA Tournament.

NCAA Division I Men's Soccer Tournament

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Noted for their dominance in men's collegiate soccer during the late 1950s through the mid-1970s, the Billikens have won 10 NCAA Men's Soccer Championships, the most of any men's college soccer program.
Among the most successful programs, Saint Louis won 10 titles during dynasty years between 1959 and 1973.

1973 NCAA Division I Soccer Tournament

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The Saint Louis Billikens won their tenth national title by defeating the UCLA Bruins for the second consecutive year in the championship game, 2–1 after one overtime period.