Saint Louis 2, Fordham 1
Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017
Bronx, N.Y. | Jack Coffey Field
-- Saint Louis picked up a crucial 2-1 victory at Fordham on Saturday night.
-- It was the Billikens' second win in a row. They improve to 6-8-1 overall and 3-4 in A-10 play. Fordham dips to 10-4-2 overall and 4-2-1 in the league.
-- Following a scoreless first half, Saint Louis got on the board in the 49th minute on a goal by Patrick Sarr, his second of the season. Anthony Brown and Saadiq Mohammed earned assists on the play.
-- SLU went up 2-0 in the 60th minute on a Fordham own goal.
-- Fordham cut into the Billikens' lead in the 81st minute when Bart Dziedzic scored, but SLU held on down the stretch to post the victory.
-- Fordham was awarded a penalty kick in the 85th minute, but the attempt sailed wide.
-- SLU keeper Sascha Otte was sharp in goal, making four saves, including a dazzling stop late in the first half.
SLU | 48:38 - Patrick Sarr (Anthony Brown, Saadiq Mohammed)
SLU | 59:09 - Fordham own goal
FOR | 80:03 - Bart Dziedzic (Jacob Bohm, Eric Ohlendorf)
Sascha Otte, Andre Rivers-Hardware, Jair Hernandez, Lennart Hein, Patrick Sarr, Anthony Brown, Leo Novaes, Patrick Wilkinson, Keaton Schieffer, Matteo Kidd, Moussa Diarra
Akeem Richards, Quayyum Murana, Duncan Corbett, Jacob Krupp, Saadiq Mohammed
BILLIKENS' NEXT GAME
Saint Louis hosts Fordham at Robert R. Hermann Wednesday, Nov. 1. Game time is 7 p.m. Prior to the match, the Billikens will honor their five seniors – Duncan Corbett, Jair Hernandez, Sascha Otte, Akeem Richards and Patrick Sarr.