Penalty kick in final four minutes send Mountain Lions to defeat
The UCCS Mountain Lions lost on a penalty kick scored in the final four minutes of the game against Northeastern State on Friday in Wichita Falls. At half the Mountain Lions were tied 1-1, but were defeated by the Riverhawks 3-2.
Off an assist from Brett Drefs, Carlos Verdugo scored the first goal for UCCS by heading it into the goal in the 45th minute. Jaron Stewart had the second goal for the Mountain Lions in the 54th minute off of a penalty kick.
Goals were scored for the Riverhawks by Andre Hernandez(2) and Zach Schmoker.
The Mountain Lions face the Midwestern State Mustangs on Sunday at 11 am in Wichita Falls.
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