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Ryan Potulny

Regional Digest: UConn Women's Soccer Team Ties Memphis

UConn Ties Memphis In Women's Soccer

Samantha McGuire headed home her fifth goal of the year off a corner kick in the 87th minute, lifting the UConn women's soccer team to a 2-2 tie with Memphis Thursday night in Storrs.

The Tigers had gone ahead just a minute earlier on a goal by Ginesha Pickersgill.

There was no scoring in two 10-minute overtime periods.

Riley Houle scored in the 29th minute for UConn (8-3-2), but Memphis (4-5-3) got the tying goal before halftime. Both teams are 1-1-1 in the American Athletic Conference

The Huskies outshot the Tigers 22-15 had a 7-4 advantage in corner kicks. Allison Saucier of Rocky Hill played all 110 minutes in...