. – Temple men's soccer fell to Fairfield (4-3) on Saturday at Lessing Field 2-0. The Owls could not surpass the Stags' unyielding defense.
Keys to the Match
>The Owls and the Stags were scoreless into the second half.
>Fairfield put itself on the board in the 54th minute with a goal from Don Junior-Bobe, assisted by Matt McGlinchey.
>The Stags scored the second goal of the night courtesy of Ben Wignall from Diego Casielles.
>The Owls logged five shots total compared to Fairfield's six.
>Fairfield collected three out of five total corner kicks of the game. Temple took two.
>Fairfield's goalkeeper tallied three saves, while redshirt-senior Alex Cagle
took two in total.
> The match tied the series 1-1 between the Owls and the Stags. In 2016, the Owls topped the Stags 0-4.
>The Owls will host Duquesne on Sept. 19 at 3 p.m. to start its two-game homestand.