NU Soccer Drops Preseason Game to Arkansas

The Nebraska soccer team fell to Arkansas, 3-1, in its lone tune-up before the regular season at Barbara Hibner Stadium on Thursday night.

Nebraska outshot Arkansas by a 9-8 margin, with a 5-4 edge in shots on goal. Junior goalkeeper Aubrei Corder made the start and earned one save in 80 minutes of action before sophomore Mayte Corral entered the game for the final 10 minutes.

The Razorbacks, who made the 2017 NCAA Tournament, also defeated Kansas State in exhibition play on Aug. 4.

The Huskers open their 25th regular season as a soccer program on Thursday night in Norman, Okla. NU battles former conference foe Oklahoma, starting at 7 p.m. (CT).