ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE)- The #21 UNM Men’s soccer team was riding a 5 game winning streak heading into their first conference game against Kentucky. For the 3rd straight season, the Lobos dropped their conference opener.
The Wildcats found the net in just the 5th minute of this game and that would be the decider. The Lobos now fall to 5-3-0 on the season and 0-1 in Conference USA play. All three Lobo losses this season have been by just one goal, 1-0.
They now head home to take on Florida Atlantic on Friday, kick off is set for 7 pm.
The Lobo Women on the other hand have dropped their 2nd straight game in Mountain West play, losing to Air Force 2-1. The Lobos struggled to create opportunities and find the net in this game. They did score a goal to tie the game at 1 in the 2nd half, but a late Air Force goal sealed the deal.
The Lobo Women are now 4-4-2 overall and 0-2 in conference play. They head to San Jose State next taking on the Spartans on Friday game time 5 pm.