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Cougar men rebound to defeat Crown 3-1

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Cougar men rebound to defeat Crown 3-1
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Despite falling behind in the 29th minute, the University of Minnesota, Morris men's soccer team rebounded in the second half to defeat Crown 3-1 on Saturday afternoon.

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Scott DeVries scored the game winner for Morris as UMM outshot the Storm 34-1.

The Cougars had several chances in the first half, but a combination of a few shots going just wide and some nice saves from Duncan Sloan kept UMM scoreless. Crown jumped on top in the 29th minute when Angelo Silione headed the ball past Jacob Borash on a cross from Jason Budish off a corner.

Ebrima Badgie got the first Cougar goal in the 52nd minute, his 11th on the season.

DeVries scored his goal in the 59th minute putting UMM on top.

Badgie added another goal in the 88th minute to seal the win for Morris.

Badgie has now scored 12 goals this season, scoring in eight of the last nine matches and has eight goals in the last four matches alone.

The Cougars will be in action on Thursday as they take on Martin Luther in New Ulm at 1 p.m

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