No. 7 Dayton upsets No. 2 Davidson to move on in #A10MSOC Championship
Davidson, N.C. – Seventh-seeded Dayton upset second-seeded Davidson, 2-1, in double overtime on Friday at Alumni Soccer Stadium in to advance to the Atlantic 10 Men’s Soccer Conference Championship semifinals.
Davidson (9-7-2) was hosting as the higher seed but fell to Dayton (9-5-4) in double overtime. The Flyers now advance to the semifinals, which will be played Friday at Saint Louis University’s Hermann Stadium. They will face the winner of No. 3 George Mason and No. 6 Saint Louis.
Dayton gave up the opening goal in the 78th minute off a free kick that bounced around the box until Davidson’s Lucas Hauth was able to drive it home.
Rok Taneski scored his second goal of the season in dramatic fashion off a free kick with just 13 seconds left in regulation to tie the game up at 1-1 and give Dayton more time to keep their season alive.
The Flyers were outshot in the game
Goalkeeper Federico Barrios recorded five saves and picked up the win.