Kansas City, Mo. -- The Missouri Southern Lions (8-9-1) defeated the Southwest Baptist Bearcats (4-12-2) 1-0 in first round action at the MIAA Post-Season Tournament at UMKC on Thursday afternoon.
The Lions goal came in the 87th minute as sophomore Dana Wilhelm connected on an unassisted goal.
Southern out shot the Bearcats 19-2 for the game, 9-1 in the first half and 10-1 in the second stanza of play.
The Lions advance to face second seeded Truman State University in the semi-finals at UMKC's Stanley H. Durwood Soccer Stadium at 1pm Friday.