November 5, 2016
Explorer men edge Minutemen
Matt Robinson scored off a Zach Rutherford throw-in in the 32nd minute as the La Salle menís team took a 1-0 win over UMass in both teamsí Atlantic 10 Conference regular-season finale at McCarthy Stadium Saturday.
The Explorers (10-7-1 overall, 5-3 A-10) improved their unbeaten streak to five games going into the conference tournament next week at Davidson, N.C. La Salle threatened seconds after Robinsonís goal as Conor Nichols hit the post, the Explorers outshooting UMass (7-8-6, 4-2-2), 21-10. Mike Kirk (six saves) registered his 15th career shutout.