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Golden Eagles Draw Houston Baptist 0-0 Friday

Golden Eagles Draw Houston Baptist 0-0 Friday

The Basics
Score: Oral Roberts 0 – Houston Baptist 0
Record: ORU (2-2-1) – HBU (1-2-2)
Location: Sorrels Field (Houston, Texas)

HOUSTON – The Oral Roberts men's soccer team tied Houston Baptist 0-0 Friday evening for the team's first draw of the season.

The Golden Eagles and Huskies went in to the locker room scoreless after the first half of play with each team taking four shots.

In the second half, the teams shot a combined 16 times, but both teams couldn't find the back of the net. In overtime, ORU managed to not get a shot off, but Miles Motakef recorded two of his eight saves in the first overtime period.

Inside the Box Score
- Houston Baptist out-shot ORU 14-13 in the match. The Golden Eagles had three shots on goal, while the Huskies had eight.

- Miles Motakef played all 110 minutes in tonight's match and recorded eight saves. Motakef's record moves to 2-2-1 on the season.

- Junior Chavez recorded two shots in the game. Dante Brigida recorded three shots. Tanguy Guerineau had two shots on goal for ORU.

- The Golden Eagles were assessed one red card in the match and played with 10 men beginning in the 67th minute of play.

- There were 29 fouls called in tonight's contest.

Up Next
The Golden Eagles head to San Antonio, Texas, to take on Incarnate Word Sunday, September 9 at 1 p.m.

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