Saint Louis 1, SMU 1
Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018
St. Louis, Mo. (Hermann Stadium)
Saint Louis and SMU played to a 1-1 draw Saturday night in nonconference men's soccer action at Robert R. Hermann Stadium.
The Billikens move to 1-1-2 with the tie, while SMU, which is receiving votes in the national coaches poll, is 2-2-1.
SLU started the scoring in the 41st minute when Ben Huels scored on a corner kick. Leo Novaes sent the ball to the far post, and Huels ran onto it and buried the shot to make it 1-0 Billikens. That remained the score through halftime.
In the second half, SMU equalized when Emil Cuello scored in the 53rd minute off a free kick.
Both teams had chances to take the lead, but the defenses were up to the task. Saint Louis ended up out-shooting the Mustangs 15-14 and had a 5-3 advantage in corner kicks.
SLU | 40:12 – Ben Huels (Leo Novaes)
SMU | 52:28 – Emil Cuello
Ty Frederking, Andre Rivers-Hardware, Quayyum Murana, Lennart Hein, Anthony Brown, Devin Boyce, Eric Davies, Keaton Schieffer, Ben Huels, John Klein, Matteo Kidd
David Viox, Chase Niece, Jacob Krupp, Brandon Santel, Leo Novaes