Alex Rose’s goal in the 68th minute on Monday night in Greensboro helped lead the No. 20 UNC men’s soccer team to a 1-0 victory over the UNCG Spartans, giving the Tar Heels two wins in a row after starting the season 0-1-1.

Rose scored after collecting the rebound on a shot from midfielder Mauricio Pineda which bounced right off the goalkeeper’s hands.

The loss drops UNCG to 1-2 in 2019.

UNC managed to tally up 13 shots on goal in the match compared to just three for the Spartans.

Up Next:

The Tar Heels open ACC play in their next game on Friday, when they travel to face Virginia Tech in Blacksburg at 7 p.m.



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