WALTHAM - Brandeis University men's soccer coach Michael Coven became the sixth coach in Division III history and 11 NCAA coach overall with 500 career wins Saturday night as the Judges defeated their top rival, Babson College, in dramatic fashion, 1-0 in double overtime. The Brandeis men’s soccer team experienced a makeover at the top that didn’t affect where the program was headed. Brandeis head men's soccer coach Michael Coven gives his team some words of wisdom after the Judges were selected to host an NCAA tournament regional for the second year in a row. The Judges advanced to … With … The Judges had a… His 500th career victory, in his 43d season as the men’s soccer coach at Brandeis University, has put Mike Coven in exclusive company. The Head Coach of the Brandeis University Men's Soccer program is Gabe Margolis. Coven, who guided his team to the Final Four of the NCAA Division III Tournament this season and won a national championship with the Judges in 1976, will officially retire on Dec. 31, 2016. Though their record was just 13-6-4, a Cinderella-like string of games led Brandeis into the NCAA Division III Final Four. GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA – A golden goal in the 105 th minute sunk the championship hopes of the Brandeis University men's soccer team tonight as the Judges suffered a 3-2 defeat at the hands of Messiah College in the semifinals of the NCAA Division III Tournament tonight. The official Men's Soccer Coach List for the University of Connecticut Huskies "I couldn't be prouder of the effort we put in tonight," said Brandeis first-year head coach Gabe Margolis after the game. At 6-0 as of … REMARKABLE GOAL: Brandeis men’s soccer coach Mike Coven poses with his team and the ball commemorating the 500th victory of his 43-year career. Brandeis University men's soccer coach Mike Coven has announced his retirement after 44 years on the sidelines of one of the most successful athletics programs in NCAA Division III history. Coven ranks eighth in career wins among active men’s Division 3 soccer coaches, and 12th in all NCAA divisions, with 448 victories. Brandeis men’s soccer had a historic season in 2016. Other key staff include: Goalkeeper Coach Zach Abdu-Glass; Associate Head Coach / Recruiting Coordinator Adam Batista; If you are considering being a part of the Brandeis University Men's Soccer program these are the individuals you'll want to speak to. Brandeis Names New Men's Soccer Coach - Waltham, MA - Coach Mike Coven announced his retirement this month after 44 years at the helm of the celebrated program. However, immediately following the season, head coach Mike Coven retired, leaving a team ready to prove that they can win without him.