MARYVILLE, Tenn. — The Southern Virginia University men's soccer team fell in their season opener Friday evening to Maryville 5-0.
The Knights (0-1) trailed early after a Scots (1-0) goal in the 14th minute to take a 1-0 lead. The Scots added one more goal in the 38th minute heading into the half up 2-0.
Despite an increased effort offensively from Southern Virginia in the second half, the Scots tacked on three more goals to give them the 5-0 victory.
The Knights recorded five shots on goal as a team out of a total of 12 shots.
Southern will look to bounce back tomorrow afternoon against Covenant at 2 p.m.