Billikens Fall in A-10 Championships
Dayton 2, Saint Louis 1 (OT)
Thursday, November 10, 2016
Top-seeded Saint Louis was eliminated from the Atlantic 10 Conference Men’s Soccer Championship, falling 2-1 in overtime to eighth-seeded Dayton on Thursday in Davidson, North Carolina.
The Billikens’ season comes to close. Dayton advances to the A-10 semifinal round tomorrow.
All the scoring occurred in the second half and overtime. Dayton opened the scoring in the 78th minute to take a 1-0 lead. The Billikens tied it up in dramatic fashion late in regulation when Akeem Richards tallied with less than two minutes remaining. But Dayton recorded the golden goal in the 96th minute to advance.
DAY – Nick Hagenkord (Michael Frasca, 77:31)
SLU – Akeem Richards (Joe Saad and Lennart Hein, 88:31)
DAY – Alvaro Navarro (David Lianes and Nick Hagenkord, 95:18)
Sascha Otte, Andre Rivers-Hardware, Max Karcher, Akeem Richards, Joe Saad, Duncan Corbett, Jair Hernandez, Quayyum Murana, Jair Minors, Saadiq Mohammed.
Constantin Heider, Anthony Brown, Grant Owens.