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ORU Men Beat Houston Baptist 1-0 in Overtime

ORU Men Beat Houston Baptist 1-0 in Overtime

The Basics
Score: Oral Roberts 1 – Houston Baptist 0
Records: ORU (3-3) – HBU (2-3-1)
Location: Case Soccer Complex -  Tulsa, Okla. 

 

TULSA, Okla. – The ORU men's soccer team defeated Houston Baptist 1-0 in overtime Sunday evening at the Case Soccer Complex.

Baptiste Vandeputte scored the golden goal for the Golden Eagles off of a corner kick from Santiago Riveros.

Inside the Box Score

  • ORU out-shot Houston Baptist 11-4 in the match. The Golden Eagles had six shots on goal.
  • Parker Johnson played the entire game. The Golden Eagles did not allow a shot on goal.
  • A physical game between the two teams allowed 29 fouls. ORU's Alex Harris was assessed a yellow card in the 40th minute.
  • Santiago Riveros had three shots, one shot on goal and an assist that led to the winning goal.
  • ORU's Junior Chavez took four shots and two of those were on goal.
  • Baptiste Vandeputte scored his first goal of the season.
  • The Golden Eagles took six corner kicks throughout the game.

Up Next
ORU will be back in action on Saturday, September 17 as the Golden Eagles travel to take on Missouri State in Springfield.  The match is set to begin at 7 p.m.

 

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