Coastal Carolina's Tobenna Uzo scored in the 88th minute, but the Chanticleers were unable to fins the game-tying goal against fifth-seeded North Carolina in the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Division I Men's Soccer Championship as the Tar Heels hung on for the 2-1 victory.
The 20th-ranked Coastal Carolina Chanticleers continue their march toward the 2015 College Cup on Sunday at No. 5 seed North Carolina in NCAA Tournament Second Round action. The Chants and Tar Heels are set for a 6 p.m. kickoff at Fetzer Field in Chapel Hill, N.C.
For the second time in as many years Martin Melchor scored the lone goal on a header to send Coastal Carolina into the second round of the NCAA Men’s Soccer Tournament. This time it was Atlantic Sun champion North Florida that fell to the Chanticleers by the 1-0 score Thursday evening at the CCU Soccer Stadium.
Due to inclement weather in the Conway area Coastal Carolina’s NCAA Tournament First Round match against North Florida has been delayed to a 7 p.m. kickoff.