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Men's Soccer Loses 3-2 In Double Overtime To Northern Michigan

NM 3, NU 2 (2OT)
NM 3, NU 2 (2OT)

OVERVIEW – NORTHERN MICHIGAN

SCORE: Northern Michigan Wildcats 3, Northwood Timberwolves 2 (2OT)

RECORDS: Northwood (8-6-1, 6-5-0 GLIAC), Northern Michigan (7-8, 6-5 GLIAC)

LOCATION: Dean Field – Midland, Mich.

RECAP: Men's soccer sees 2-0 lead slip away in 3-2 double overtime loss to Northern Michigan Monday (October 28).

GAME HIGHLIGHTS

  • Northwood took the lead late in the first half. Jack Doyle netted his fifth goal of the season off a feed from Kie Dyer to go up 1-0 at the break. The Timberwolves finished the half with a 7-4 edge in shots and 3-0 advantage in corner kicks.
  • The Timberwolves doubled their advantage in the 54th minutes. Austin Hobbs' scored his third of the year on a pass from Charlie Evans to go up 2-0 at 53:14.
  • In the 80th minute of the game, Northern Michigan had zero shots on goal. But the Wildcats came storming back, scoring at 80:34 and 84:24 to send the game to overtime.
  • The first overtime session saw both teams get numerous chances to win the game but were unable to score. The teams combined for eight shots in 10 minutes.
  • Just over a minute into the second overtime period, NMU scored the game-winner to earn the comeback win.

GAME STATS

  • Shots: Northwood 17, Northern Michigan 18
  • Saves: Northwood 1 (Corbin Cecchini), Northern Michigan 4 (Patrick Restum)
  • Corner Kicks: Northwood 4, Northern Michigan 1
  • Fouls: Northwood 8, Northern Michigan 15

UP NEXT

  • The Timberwolves travel to Upper Iowa Friday (November 1). Game time is set for 3:30 p.m.