Hawks lose in OT at Birmingham-Southern

Kebba Jeng scored one goal in Tuesday night's 3-2 overtime loss at Birmingham-Southern.
Kebba Jeng scored one goal in Tuesday night's 3-2 overtime loss at Birmingham-Southern.

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Huntingdon men's soccer team took Birmingham-Southern to overtime on Tuesday night but fell 3-2.

The Panthers (3-0) scored on a penalty kick, 25 seconds into overtime, to end the game.

Birmingham-Southern scored the first goal of the game in the 14th minute before an own goal by the Panthers tied the game 1-1.

Huntingdon (0-3) took the lead in the second half as Kebba Jeng scored on an assist from T.J. Fleming in the 79th minute. The Panthers tied the game on a penalty kick in the 82nd minute.                          

Records: Huntingdon (0-3); Birmingham-Southern (3-0)

 

Notable: Huntingdon and Birmingham-Southern combined for 29 shots in the game. Huntingdon took 13 shots (five shots on goal) and Birmingham-Southern took 16 shots (six shots on goal).

 

Huntingdon Stats

Goals: Kebba Jeng (1), Team (1)

Assists: T.J. Fleming (1)

Shots On Goal: Conner Howard (2), Kebba Jeng (1), Allen Phouthonesy (1), Team (1)

Goalkeeper: Zak Heino -- 3 saves and 3 goals allowed in 90:25

 

Coming Up: Huntingdon returns to action at home on Saturday at 2 p.m. against Piedmont.