|Date:||November 5, 2014|
Luther, the No. 3 seed of the Iowa Conference Tournament, was defeated by No. 2 Wartburg tonight in Waverly by a score of 1-0.
The Knights Zubeen Azari scored the game winner in the 57th minute assisted by Dan Nadeau. The Knights had an opportunity to increase the score to 2-0, but Norse goalkeeper Tommy Breen stopped Nadeau's penalty kick in the 71st minute.
Wartburg outshot Luther 14-8 and placed eight shots on goal, while Luther forced Knight goalkeeper Austin Boyke to make four saves.
The loss gives Luther an overall record of 16-3-1. Wartburg improved to 12-3-4 and will travel to Loras College and the championship game on Saturday. Loras defeated Dubuque 2-1 tonight in overtime.
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