GREENSBORO, N.C. — Freshman Kenny Nzewkwe scored two second-half goals as Guilford College rallied to defeat visiting Bob Jones University, 2-1, on Friday evening. The Quakers improved to 2-1 and
the Bruins fell to 0-2 on the season.
The first half was scoreless. Guilford outshot BJU, 8-5, in the opening stanza.
Bob Jones tallied in the 75th minute. Micah Kline scored off an assist from Jordan Crews. Kline poked in a rebound after a saved shot from Crews.
Less than five minutes later, the Quakers equalized. Nzewkwe headed home a cross from Arturo Campos for the goal.
Nzekwe recorded the game-winner at the 83:20 mark. Logan Haustein and Enrique Gudino both earned assists on the scoring play.
Guilford led in shots (19-11), corner kicks (9-1) and possession percentage (54-46).
Fisher Athey made two saves and earned the win. Isaac Landry was credited with ten stops for Bob Jones.
The Quakers host William Peace University on Saturday (9/7). Game time is 6 p.m. at the Armfield Athletic Center.