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ORU Drops 2-0 Match at No. 12 SMU

ORU Drops 2-0 Match at No. 12 SMU

The Basics
Score: Oral Roberts 0 – Southern Methodist 2
Record: ORU (4-7-1) (1-1)  – SMU (11-2-0) (3-1)
Location: Westcott Field (Dallas, Texas)

DALLAS – The Oral Roberts men's soccer team fell to the No. 12 SMU Mustangs 2-0 Tuesday evening in Dallas, Texas.

The Mustangs took a 1-0 lead in the 32nd minute when Garrett McLaughlin scored his ninth goal of the season that was assisted by Emil Cuello and Mauro Cichero.

In the second half, Garrett McLaughlin scored his second goal of the game and his tenth goal of the season in the 71st minute when he put SMU up 2-0 with a header goal that was assisted by Jared Rice.

The Golden Eagles are 1-1 in Summit League play and are currently fourth in league standings.

Inside the Box Score
- SMU out-shot ORU 22-5 in the match. The Golden Eagles had one shot on goal.

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

- Dante Brigida had one shot on goal in tonight's game.

- Between the two teams there were 16 fouls. The Mustangs had nine shots on goal and one save. There was one yellow card issued in tonight's game to the Golden Eagles.

Up Next
The Golden Eagles head back home to take on the Denver Pioneers Saturday, October 21 at 7 p.m. inside the Case Soccer Complex

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