October 22, 2016
HE'S NOT JOSHING
Jess goal gives Minutemen victor over VCU
AMHERST, Mass. -- Josh Jess headed home a corner kick in the 100th minute as the UMass men's team took a 1-0 extra time win over VCU in an Atlantic 10 Conference match at Rudd Field Saturday.
UMass (5-7-3 overall, 2-1-2 A-10) improved its home streaks to five games unbeaten and three successive wins in earning its fifth shutout of the season. The Minutemen outshot the Rams (5-7-3, 3-2-1), 10-9.
Jess scored his third goal of the season and second in two games, finishing Ty Goncalves’ corner at the far post past Pierre Gardan (three saves).