UK men’s soccer will try to improve their 1-2-1 Conference USA record when they host the University of Tulsa at 7 p.m. on Wednesday at the UK Soccer Complex.
After two consecutive weeks of injuries to former UK players, week seven of the NFL saw no further damages done.
Macumber continued her season of high finishes by placing third in the 6,000-meter run with a time of 20:12.15, just three seconds away from the first-place time of Boise State University junior Emma Bates, who ran the race in 20:09:09.
Junior forward Arin Gilliland helped secure the win for the Cats over Alabama by scoring three goals in the first half. Gilliland earned her second career hat-trick. She scored her previous hat-trick earlier this season against the University of Tennessee.
A scoreless game after 45 minutes, UNC Charlotte (5-5-3, 1-3-2 C-USA) created a scoring opportunity in the 47th minute, getting the ball into the UK goalie box down the middle of the field. As a UK defender attempted to clear the ball, he hit it into the back corner of his own goal, recording the only score on the night.
Baker is a three-star recruit from Cleveland, Ohio, who attended UK’s football camp during the summer. He is rated as the 20th best player in Ohio in the Class of 2014 and the 52nd best receiver in the class by Rivals.