A goal by Denver’s Kengo Ohira was all Denver needed to advance to the second round of the men’s NCAA Soccer Tournament with a 1-0 victory. Denver (10-3-5) advances to face Clemson on Sunday, November 21st in Clemson, S.C. at 5:00 pm MT.
At 23:43 of the first half, Ohira sent a line drive from the top of the box into the Antelope goal. Denver’s goalie Will Desantis shut out the Lopes the rest of the way.
— Denver MSoccer (@DU_MSoccer) November 19, 2021
GCU had 14 shots, 4 shots-on-goal and 16 fouls. DU had 10 shots, 4 shots-on-goal and 11 fouls in the match.
Denver will advance to play #8 Clemson on the road in a replay of their last NCAA tournament when the Pioneers advanced to the College Cup in 2016.
Photo: Courtesy of GCU Athletics