Mario Falsone scored the game-winning goal in overtime and the University of Illinois Springfield defeated William Jewell 2-1 Friday in a Great Lakes Valley Conference match. It was his fifth goal this season.
Lincoln Land Community College transfer Naba Alzhyri assisted on the game winner.
UIS’ Eoin Watts tied the game at 1-all on his first goal of the season in the closing minutes of the second half.
The Prairie Stars are 6-7-1 overall and 5-5-1 in the GLVC.
This article appeared in The State Journal-Register on October 15, 2016.
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