CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The Virginia men’s soccer team (3-6-1) hosts UNCW (7-3-0) on Tuesday night at Klöckner Stadium. The match is set to kick at 7 p.m. on ACCNX.
Game Coverage: ACCNX is available to authenticated subscribers of ACC Network via the ESPN App. Links for the live stream and in-game live stats are available on VirginiaSports.com. Fans can also follow the Virginia men’s soccer official twitter account (@UVAMenSoccer) for in-game updates.
Admission: Fans can purchase single-game tickets in advance online at UVATix.com for $5. UVA athletics strongly encourages fans to avoid lines on game day and purchase their tickets online in advance, there are no fees when buying online. Single game tickets will be $10 at the window on game day. Group packages for parties of 20 or more are just $4 per ticket and are available online or over the phone in advance only.
- Virginia is 3-2-1 in non-conference matches this season.
- UVA defeated VCU, 3-1, on Tuesday (Sept. 28), scoring all three goals after the 68th minute.
- The Cavaliers are coming off a 2-1 loss at Notre Dame on Friday (Oct. 1).
- Virginia leads the ACC in saves per game (4.30).
UGOBU’S SCORING SPREE
- Freshman Kome Ubogu scored three goals in two games for the Cavaliers last week.
- Ubogu notched his first collegiate goal against VCU and recorded his first career brace in the win over the Rams.
- Ubogu added his third goal of the season against Notre Dame, scoring in the 90th minute.
- Tuesday will be just the fourth meeting between Virginia and UNCW.
- The two teams first met in 1983, when UVA won 4-0.
- UVA and UNCW met again in 2014, with the Cavaliers winning 3-1.
- The third meeting was a 2-1 overtime victory for Virginia on Sept. 4, 2017.
- UNCW picked up two wins last week, defeating North Carolina 2-1 and Northeastern 3-2 in double overtime.
- The Seahawks have outscored their opponents 20-14 and are averaging 11.4 shots per game.
- Nicolas Molina leads UNCW with 11 points on five goals and one assist.
- Omar Aboutaleb and Jalen Anderson each have eight points with three goals and two assists.
Virginia hosts Boston College on Friday, Oct. 8 at 8 p.m. at Klöckner Stadium. The game will be broadcast on ACC Regional Sports Network.