September 4, 2016
Evansville nips Fordham men, 1-0
PEORIA, Ill. – The Fairleigh Dickinson men fell to Evansville, 1-0, at the The Hotels at Grand Prairie Classic Sunday afternoon.
Jared Robinson broke the tie with a 51st-minute head for the Purple Aces (2-2), who edged out the Knights (1-3).
FDU's Sebastian Ferreira recorded five saves as the Knights defense limited its opponent to one goal or less for the fourth time this season.
FDU defenders Jamie Leddy and Alvaro Rubio were named to the all-tournament team in recognition of their performance.
Evansville's goal came in the 51st minute as Lacey Stafford gathered a loose ball and passed to Robinson, who headed in the goal.
The Knights will return home to host Iona at University Stadium Saturday at 7 p.m.