September 25, 20181st2ndFinal
UAB213
Lipscomb011
Scoring
UAB13:46ROBINSON, DeAndre (WHITE, Blake )
UAB23:13ROBINSON, DeAndre (MAKINDE, Philip )
UAB62:58WHITE, Blake
LIP89:34PAYNTER, Logan (DOUGHERTY, Ryan )
GoalkeepersMinGASv
UABTORMAN,Seth90:0015
LIPWILSON, Luke90:0032
Stats at a GlanceUABLIP
Shots (on Goal)8 (5) 13 (6)
Saves52
Offsides41
Corner Kicks212
Fouls96
Yellow Cards21
Men's Soccer welcomes UAB for Tuesday tilt
Monday, September 24, 2018
Men's Soccer welcomes UAB for Tuesday tilt

NASHVILLE – Lipscomb men’s soccer gets back to action Tuesday for a nonconference tilt against UAB at the Lipscomb Soccer Complex.

Kickoff between the Bisons and Blazers is scheduled for 7 p.m. The match will be streamed on Facebook Live and live stats will also be available HERE.

 

LAST TIME OUT

  • The Bisons opened ASUN play at Jacksonville Saturday evening with a 3-2 loss in double overtime.
  • Lipscomb jumped on top 2-0 in the first half on goals from Louis Robinson and Javier Leija.
  • JU answered back with a tally late in the first half and then another less than five minutes into the second period.
  • The Dolphins scored the game-winner with 15 seconds remaining in the second overtime with a header from the box.
  • Austin Strout, Ben Locke, John Wynia and Robinson each had three shots.
  • Keeper Luke Wilson saved seven balls.

 

SERIES HISTORY

  • UAB owns the all-time series lead 3-1-1 after the teams played to a 1-1 draw in Birmingham last season.
  • Lipscomb won the last meeting in Nashville, 1-0, in 2016. Ivan Sakou scored the winner, with assists coming from Logan Paynter and Wynia.

 

SCOUTING UAB

  • The Blazers enter the midweek matchup 1-5-2 overall and 0-2-1 in Conference USA action.
  • They have drawn Memphis and Marshall by a 1-1 score in each of their previous two outings.
  • UAB has been outscored 12-7 on the year despite outshooting its opponents 107-102.
  • Philip Makinde leads the team with two goals and four points.
  • Deandre Robinson and Gael Mabiala are next on the squad with three points (1g, 1a).
  • James Teal and Seth Torman have split time in goal

 

QUICK KICKS

  • Lipscomb brings a 1-6 overall mark into the meeting after having lost six straight.
  • The Bisons have been outscored 14-9, but they have controlled the corner game 51-38.
  • 10 of the 14 goals surrendered have come after halftime.
  • Leija leads the team with six points. He is tied with Paynter and Birchfield for the team lead in goals with two.
  • Six players have scored goals for the Bisons.
  • Luke Wilson has gotten the start in frame the last two matches. He came away with 13 saves combined and allowed six goals.
  • Chris Zappia earned the ASUN’s first Defensive Player of the Week honor in 2018 after his 5th-career shutout against Belmont in the season opener where he also collected a pair of saves.
  • Lipscomb landed Paynter and Austin Eager on the ASUN Preseason All-Conference team.
  • The Purple and Gold were picked to win the league in the preseason coaches poll. They received 42 points, including four 1st-place votes. FGCU was second with 41 and one.

 

UP NEXT

Lipscomb will get back to conference action Saturday when it hosts FGCU at 7 p.m.