Late ENMU goal blunts OC rally as Eagles fall in Heartland opener
September 15, 2017
PORTALES, N.M. (Sept. 14, 2017) – Oklahoma Christian had all the momentum on Thursday night, rallying from an early 2-0 deficit to tie the game with less than 15 minutes to play.
But Eastern New Mexico's Nicolai Alstrom scored on a 29-yard free kick in the 84th minute and the Greyhounds made that stand up for a 3-2 win over OC at Greyhound Stadium in the Heartland Conference opener for both teams.
"We have to start games better and quit having to dig out of holes," OC coach David Scott said. "We put ourselves in a bad spot tonight and had to fight our way back into the game. It is tough t...