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It took a while, but Mike Houston, who led Lenior-Rhyne University to the Division II national championship game last fall, finally cracked the win column with his new team on Saturday.

Lenoir-Rhyne Upends No. 20 Lincoln Memorial: The Lenoir-Rhyne Men's Soccer Team (3-4-1, 3-1) pulled off a 2-1 upset over No. 20 Lincoln Memorial (4-2-1, 1-2-1) Saturday afternoon in a South Atlantic Conference match on the road.

The Appalachian State University mens' soccer team earned its third win of the season in dominating fashion Saturday night. The Mountaineers whipped USC-Upstate 3-1 in a non-conference game.

Senior James Smith impressed with a goal and an assist, but two late goals doomed the Lees-McRae men's soccer team, who fell 3-2 to Pfeiffer in Conference Carolinas play Saturday evening at Tate Field in Banner Elk, N.C.

The No. 6 Lenoir-Rhyne Football team (4-0, 2-0), off to its best start since 1999, scored the game's last 38 points en route to a 47-9 victory over Tusculum (1-3, 0-1) Saturday night in a South Atlantic Conference game at Moretz Stadium.