Falcons Fight Past War Hawks, 4-2

Published 10/28 2013 08:40PM

Updated 10/28 2013 08:44PM

Reported by: Dennis Driscoll, McMurry Assistant Sports Information Officer

ABILENE, Texas – Nathan Cotterell scored two first-half goals to lift the University of Texas of the Permian Basin past McMurry University 4-2 Monday afternoon in Heartland Conference action at Edwards Field.

Cotterell scored goals at the 13-minute and 19-minute marks and Angelo Farrow found the back of the net just before the 35-minute mark to give the Falcons a commanding 3-0 lead.

David Cato (Canyon, Texas/Canyon HS) scored at the 40-minute mark and UTPB (7-9, 3-4 Heartland) led 3-1 at halftime.
Michael Westerman (Brownwood, Texas/Brownwood HS) scored five minutes into the second half to make it a one-score game.

Caio Toth scored with five minutes remaining in regulation to put the game out of reach.

McM (4-10-1, 2-5) return to action Nov. 2 at St Mary's University and close out the regular season Nov. 4 at Texas A&M International University.

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