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Lander Athletics | November 17, 2013

Lander gets by Queens (N.C.)

GREENWOOD – Clement Dauchy and Michael Johansson scored one goal each Sunday night to lead Lander to a 2-1 upset victory against No. 19 Queens (N.C.) in a second-round game of the NCAA Division II tournament at the Jeff May Complex.

The Bearcats improve to 12-5-1 overall and advance to the round of 16. Queens ends the season at 16-4.

After a scoreless first half, which saw Lander outshoot Queens 7-0, the Bearcats took a 1-0 lead when Dauchy fired the ball to the back of the net from five yards out off an assist from Zach Acree at 70:36. The goal was Dauchy's team-leading 16th of the season.

The Bearcats extended the lead to 2-0 at 77:59 on Johansson's 10-yard shot, which was assisted by Dauchy. The score was Johansson's second of the season.

Queens' lone goal of the game came at 88:57 on Erick Suarez's unassisted goal from five yards out.

Lander outshot the Royals 11-6, and led in corner kicks 4-1.

Queens goalkeeper Montrell Morgan had two saves and Lander's Barrett Nielsen grabbed one.

Two DII women’s basketball teams took down DI opponents on the same night. Here’s how

Lander hung with Clemson the whole way, winning 74-72 in a dramatic game-winning shot at the buzzer, while Tuskegee beat Georgia State 78-73 for a pair of DII women's basketball upsets on the same night.

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