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September 5, 2010
Davis, Calif. ----- San Jose State played UC Davis to a 0-0 tie in regular time until being downed in overtime, 1-0, on September 5. With the loss, the Spartans' fall to 2-1 on the season, while the Aggies improve to 1-1.
The game's only goal was scored in the 97th minute by Lance Patterson of the Aggies. The assist was credited to John Joslin.
Although the Spartans were out-shot 20-7 on the day, San Jose State had a number of scoring chances in overtime, evening the shot count at 1-1. Josh Boemecke led the Spartans with three of the team's seven shots. Boemecke came close to pounding one in at the 66:02 mark, but UC Davis back-up goalkeeper Tommy Siragusa made a diving save.
Jonathan Lester, stayed in goal through 97:50 and made three saves. UC Davis started with goalkeeper Ryan McCowan for the first three minutes, later changing to Siragusa for the duration of the match. Siragusa was credited with 2 saves.
San Jose State returns to action on Friday, September 10, in the Cal State Fullerton Tournament. The Spartans face host Cal State Fullerton at 7:00 p.m.