Men's Soccer - First Round of IIAC Tournament vs. Central
|Date:||October 27, 2012|
|Results:||0-0 2OT Central Advances on PKs 4-3|
After 110 minutes, tonight's first round match of the Iowa Conference Tournament between #3 Luther and #6 Central was decided in a shootout. The two teams battled to a 0-0 double overtime tie. Both teams had excellent opportunities to score in regulation, but Norse goalkeeper Tommy Breen and Central goalkeeper Travis Yets made big save after big save, turning away six shots on goal each.
With the shootout tied at 3-3, Central's Daniel Peacock drove the ball into the net, giving Central a 4-3 advantage and the match victory.
With the win, Central advances to the semifinals and will travel to #2 University of Dubuque on Wednesday, Oct. 31.
Luther finishes its season with a mark of 10-5-3, while Central is now 7-9-3.
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