Yale Seeks Fifth Road Win Of Season
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Yale has fared very well in games away from home in 2018, posting a 4-2-1 record. The Bulldogs have one more opportunity to pick up a road win and it comes on Saturday afternoon at Brown. Kickoff at Stevenson-Pincince Field is slated for 3:30 p.m., and ESPN+ has the video.
Here are notes on the matchup:
- Yale's road victories include a 2-1 overtime win at Cornell, who was ranked No. 18 in the country at the time, and at perennial NEC power Fairleigh Dickinson.
- At 6-5-3 overall, the Bulldogs are trying to finish with a winning overall record for the first time since 2011. Yale closes out the season next Saturday by hosting Princeton.
- The Bulldogs have outscored their opponents 11-5 in the first half.
- Yale leads the Ivy League with 27 assists.
- First year Paolo Carroll leads the team with 13 points. Carroll and senior Nicky Downs share the team lead with four goals apiece.
- The Bulldogs have four players with at least seven points.
- Last year in New Haven, Yale and Brown played a spirited scoreless tie. The teams combined for 31 shots and there was a lot of end-to-end action but neither team could find the back of the net.
- The Bulldogs lead the all-time series with Brown 40-36-13.
The Bears (7-7-1, 1-4 Ivy) are coming off a 2-1 overtime loss at Penn last weekend. It was Brown's fifth overtime game of the season. Daniel Schiller leads the team with 11 points (3 goals, 5 assists). Toby Howell also has three goals. The Bears, who will honor their three seniors prior to kickoff, close out their season at Dartmouth next weekend.
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Report filed by Tim Bennett (firstname.lastname@example.org), Yale Sports Publicity