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Men's Soccer Defeats Colgate 2-0 In First Round Of 2008 NCAA Tournament

Shawn Chin netted the gamewinning goal -- his third goal of the season -- in BC's NCAA first-round win over Colgate

Shawn Chin netted the gamewinning goal -- his third goal of the season -- in BC's NCAA first-round win over Colgate

Nov. 21, 2008

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NEWTON, Mass. - Sophomore Shawn Chin and freshman Edvin Worley each scored one goal and tallied one assist to lead Boston College to a 2-0 victory over Colgate in the first round of the 2008 NCAA Men's Soccer Championship before 586 fans at the Newton Campus Soccer Complex.

BC (11-7-2) has advanced to the second round of the NCAA Tournament and will play at Dartmouth on Tuesday, Nov. 25 at 6 p.m.

Colgate concludes a season in which it earned Patriot League regular season and tournament titles with a record of 12-6-3.

Chin opened the scoring with his third goal of the season at 18:32. The Miami, Fla., resident one-timed Alejandro Bedoya's cross with his right foot for his sixth collegiate score. Worley also assisted on the goal.

Worley then doubled the BC margin at 40:57. The Jensen Beach, Fla., native scored with a header off a Shawn Chin corner kick for his sixth goal of the season.

The host Eagles totaled a 17-4 advantage in shots, including a 10-2 edge in the second half of play.

BC senior goalkeeper Chris Brown did not register a save in his 10th victory of the season and the 29th of his career.

Colgate senior David Cappuccio registered one save in the initial 45 minutes. Freshman Chris Miller totaled two saves in the final 45 minutes of play.

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