ORU and Eastern Illinois End Saturday’s Match in 1-1 Draw

ORU and Eastern Illinois End Saturday’s Match in 1-1 Draw

The Basics
Score: Oral Roberts 1 – Eastern Illinois 1
Record: ORU (6-4-3, 0-1-2) – EIU (3-7-4, 1-0-2)
Location: Case Soccer Complex (Tulsa, Okla.)

TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts men's soccer team tied the Eastern Illinois Panthers, 1-1, in double overtime Saturday evening at the Case Soccer Complex.

Tanguy Guerineau got ORU on the board early with a 1-0 lead in the seventh minute of play when he scored from 18 yards out on the left side on a Max Roetcisoender corner kick. Roetcisoender was credited with the assist. It was Guerineau's third goal of the season.

Eastern Illinois' Shady Omar tied the match at 1-1 in the 76th minute with a shot from six yards out on a Toby Andrews corner kick that was then passed in by Alex Castaneda. Andrews and Castaneda were both credited with assists.

Inside the Box Score
- Eastern Illinois out-shot ORU 19-9 in the match. The Golden Eagles had five shots on goal, while the Panthers had 14.

- Miles Motakef played all 110 minutes in tonight's match and recorded 12 saves. Motakef's season recorded moves to 5-3-2. He now leads the Summit League with an 84.3 save percentage.

- Thiago Dos Santos and Christos Smirlis each had one shot on goal in the match.

- Tanguy Guerineau recorded four shots with three on goal and one goal.

- Combined there were a total of 10 corner kicks in the match along with 24 fouls.

Up Next
The Golden Eagles will face crosstown rival Tulsa Tuesday, October 23 at 7 p.m. in the inaugural match at ONEOK Field in downtown Tulsa, Oklahoma, home to Tulsa Roughnecks FC.

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