UIC will travel to Northern Illinois Saturday afternoon
UIC overcame 2-0 deficit to tie the game, 3-3
Flames looking to advance to semifinals for first time since 2008
CSU scores game-winner in 55th minute
Flames looking to remain in regular season HL championship race
2012: Played in 12 matches with three starts, including in two-of the first three games of the season ... Totaled four points on the season ... Scored the game-winning goal in the 35th minute of a 2-0 victory at Green Bay (10/20/12) ... Assisted on the game-winner in the Flames' 2-0 win at Ohio State (8/26/12) ... Collected an assist on Slobodan Aleksov's equalizing goal against rival Loyola in the quarterfinals of the Horizon League Tournament (11/6/12) ... Attempted 13 shots, including three shots-on-goal.
Prep/Prior to UIC: Three-year letterwinner at Oswego East ... During senior season, led the Wolves to the SouthWest Prairie Conference Championship ... Tabbed the 2011 Southwest Prairie Conference Player of the Year, and chalked up IHSSCA All-State honors ... Was an All-Conference selection, while serving as team captain and collecting Most Valuable Player honors ... Set school records in both career goals (63) and assists (21) ... Played club soccer for Ajax FC Chicago.
Personal: Son of Laura Garibay and Jorge Alvarez ... Has two brothers, Marco and Andres, and one sister; Isabella ... Biggest "athletic thrill" is winning the Club State Cup in 2006 ... Born June 6, 1994, in Chicago, Ill.