Golden Eagles Fall Short to Missouri State

Golden Eagles Fall Short to Missouri State

The Basics
Score: Oral Roberts 0 – Missouri State 1
Record: ORU (3-5-1) – SIUE (7-2-1)
Location: Case Soccer Complex (Tulsa, Okla.)

TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts men's soccer team held Missouri State scoreless for 64 minutes, but fell short to Bears 1-0 Tuesday evening at the Case Soccer Complex.

After a scoreless first half for either team, Santiago Riveros had the chance to put the Golden Eagles on the board with a penalty kick in the 48th minute, but Missouri State's goalkeeper, Liam Priestley, made a great save to keep the game tied 0-0.

Missouri State's Josh Dolling scored the game winning goal for the Bears in the 65th minute. Dolling put his team up 1-0 by receiving a high cross from Connor Langan and connecting with the right side of the net for the goal from 12 yards out. Langan was credited with the assist.

 

Inside the Box Score
- ORU out-shot MSU 16-8 in the match. The Golden Eagles had eight shots on goal.

- Thibaut Giquel played all 90 minutes for ORU and recorded three saves.

- Junior Chavez took two shots on goal in tonight's match.

- Between the two teams there were 22 fouls. The Bears had five shots on goal and eight saves. There were two yellow cards issued for each team during the game.

Up Next
The Golden Eagles will open Summit League play Saturday, October 7 at 7 p.m. against Fort Wayne at home inside the Case Soccer Complex.

For the latest information on ORU men's soccer, follow @ORUMSoccer on Twitter or go to www.ORUAthletics.com. Fans can also receive updates on the team by downloading the Golden Eagles Front Row App at ORUAthletics.com/frontrow or in the App Store.

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