Rhode Island 3, Saint Louis 1
Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018
Kingston, R.I. (URI Soccer Complex)
Saint Louis saw its six-match unbeaten streak come to an end Wednesday in a 3-1 loss at Rhode Island in Atlantic 10 Conference men's soccer action at the URI Soccer Complex.
The Billikens fall to 3-2-4 overall and 0-1-1 in A-10 play with the loss. Rhode Island improves to 7-2 overall and 1-1 in the league.
The Rams jumped on top early with a goal in the second minute. Rhode Island tacked on another score in the 19th minute and took a 2-0 lead into halftime.
In the second half, the Rams again struck first with a goal in the 54th minute to make it 3-0 Rhode Island.
Leo Novaes scored the Billikens' goal in the 82nd minute, the fourth straight game that he has registered at least one point.
Saint Louis outshot the Rams 13-11 to keep alive its streak of outshooting its opponent in every match this season. The Billikens also had a 3-2 advantage in corner kicks, with all three corners coming in the second half.
Saint Louis returns to action Saturday night when it hosts La Salle (2-7-1, 0-1-1 A-10) at Hermann Stadium. First kick is slated for 7 p.m.
URI | 1:47 – Chae Brangman (Edvin Akselsen)
URI | 18:42 – Tyler Dickson (Peder Kristiansen)
URI | 53:49 – Edvin Akselsen (Chae Brangman)
SLU | 81:59 – Leo Novaes
Ty Frederking, Andre Rivers-Hardware, David Viox, Quayyum Murana, Lennart Hein, Anthony Brown, Devin Boyce, Keaton Schieffer, Ben Huels, John Klein, Matteo Kidd.
Chase Niece, Brandon Santel, Leo Novaes, Constantin Heider, Eric Davies, Patrick Wilkinson, Youssef Ramadan, Reed Hawkins.