Late Flurry Of Goals Not Enough As Men’s Soccer Drops 3-2 Decision To Oregon State
Spokane, WA—The UC Riverside Men’s Soccer Team (0-3-0) battled back to tie the score on two occasions late in the match Sunday afternoon, but Oregon State (2-2-0) netted what would prove to be the game winner in the 89th minute.
The Highlanders scored two goals vs. Oregon State after scoring two goals in their previous seven matches.
Anthony Lopez recorded two assists in the match. The last member of the Highlanders to be credited with two or more assists in a match was Romario Lomeli in UC Riverside’s 3-0 victory over UC Irvine on October 12, 2016 (box score/recap).
Ten of the Highlanders last 11 losses have been by one goal.
UC Riverside is now 39-3-2 since 2011 when scoring two or more goals in a match.
UC Riverside has lost nine straight matches dating back to 2016. The Highlanders last win came on October 12 of last year in a 3-0 shutout of UC Irvine. That streak ties the longest losing streak in the program’s Division I history.