Rick Voight

Men's Soccer Welcomes No. 1 North Carolina Tuesday Night

October 08, 2018
By ODU Athletics

Old Dominion (7-3-1, 4-1-0 C-USA) vs. No. 1 North Carolina (9-1-0, 4-0-0 ACC)
Game Info - 
Tuesday, Oct. 9 at 7 p.m.
Location - ODU Soccer Complex (Norfolk, Va.)
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NORFOLK, Va. – The Old Dominion (7-3-1, 4-1-0, C-USA) men’s soccer team is set to host No. 1 North Carolina (9-1-0, 4-0-0 ACC) on Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the ODU Soccer Complex. The game will be on beIN Sports Network at 7:30 p.m. and the live stream will be on beIN Connect. 

Last week, ODU topped William & Mary in overtime on Wednesday night and FAU 4-1 on Saturday night. Offensively, Max Wilschrey has two goals and two assists through two games. Niko Klosterhalfen scored the golden goal against the Tribe and also tallied one goal against the Owls on Saturday. Defensively, Mertcan Akar collected six saves en route to both wins. 

ODU if facing their first top-five opponent this season. 

About UNC
North Carolina is currently on an eight game winning streak. Their only loss this season came to No. 2 Indiana. On the road, the Tar Heels are undefeated. UNC has faced four nationally ranked opponents this season, including Indiana, UNCW, Notre Dame and Virginia Tech. 

Offensively, Giovanni Montesdeca and Nils Bruening each have five goals this season. Leading the defense, James Pyle has collected 14 saves this season and six shutouts. 

Series History
Last season, ODU fell to UNC in overtime on the Tar Heels pitch. Overall, North Carolina owns the series mark, 8-5-2. 

beIN Sports Hampton Roads Channel Listings
Cox -- 183 / 1183 HD 
DirectTV -- 620 HD 
Online -- https://connect.beinsports.com/us/

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