Sept. 13, 2013
PITTSBURGH – The University of Pittsburgh men’s soccer team (0-1-2, 0-1-1 ACC) opens its home ACC schedule on Saturday, Sept. 14, hosting Boston College at Ambrose Urbanic Field at the Petersen Sports Complex, at 7 p.m.
Pitt is coming off a 1-0 overtime loss at North Carolina State this past weekend. In the losing effort, sophomore Dan Lynd made five saves and is currently leading the ACC with 14 saves for the season. On the offensive end, the Panthers have been led by Ryan Myers and Chu Chu Onyeukwu who have a goal each.
The Eagles (1-2-1, 0-1-0 ACC) are coming off a 3-2 double overtime loss at Dartmouth on Monday night. For the season, BC has been led on the offensive front by Cole DeNormandie and Chris Ager who have each scored two goals. Keady Segel and Alex Knapp have split time in the goal for the Eagles.
Pitt and Boston College, former rivals in the Big East, have met 15 times (every year from 1990-2004) with the Eagles leading the all-time series 9-4-2. The last meeting was held in Chestnut Hill in 2004 with Boston College winning 2-0.