Despite taking 13 shots in the first half, the Minutemen tied St. Peter’s 1-1 in their first game at Rudd Field in 2016.
For the second consecutive game, the Minutemen failed to find the back of the net.
The Minutemen surrendered all three of the Orange’s goals in the second half after a 0-0 first half.
Coach Fran O’Leary discussed his first year in charge of the Minutemen, who finished tied for fourth place in the Atlantic 10 despite being picked to finish 12th in the preseason.
A Rams goal off a penalty kick in the 83rd minute Thursday ended the Minutemen’s season in their return to postseason play.
The Minutemen will make their return to the postseason after failing to qualify last year.
After defensive play on both sides dictated regulation, the Minutemen notched a 97th minute goal to earn the win against Fordham.
Casey Hamill clinched a spot in the tournament with an overtime game-winner against the Rams Saturday afternoon.
A win for the Minutemen on senior day would secure a spot in the upcoming Atlantic 10 conference tournament.
Five seniors will be playing their last game as Minutemen at Rudd Field this Saturday against Fordham.
The Minutemen allowed two goals in the second half but remain in contention for a spot in the postseason.
The Minutemen, currently ranked fifth in the A-10, have two games remaining as they look to secure a spot in this year’s conference tournament.
The Minutemen were defeated 4-1 in a road trip to Dayton, ending their four-game points streak.
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Senior Will Ellis scored two penalty kicks, giving the Minutemen their third win in four games. They are now tied with Dayton atop the Atlantic-10 with 10 points.
The Minutemen welcome the Explorers to Rudd Field Thursday for a conference affair.
Boino, a freshman, earned Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week honors as he continues to gain confidence and score goals.
Freshman Kevin Boino scored both goals for the Minutemen in a conference win over St. Bonaventure.
The Minutemen will travel to St. Bonaventure for a crucial Atlantic 10 matchup with the Bonnies Saturday night in Olean, New York.
The Minutemen put together a strong effort defensively to keep the Billikens out of the back of the net.