Gonzalo Ledesma scored in the 73rd minute to lift UNO to a 1-0 win over Purdue Fort Wayne on Saturday at Caniglia Field.

Ledesma, a senior South Sioux City graduate, notched his first career goal when Ed Gordon passed to Aaron Uribe near the top of the box. Gordon sent a backward touch pass to Ledesma, who put it away past goalkeeper Tor Erik Larsen.

The Mavs (3-6-2, 2-0-0) won their second straight Summit League match behind a dominant effort, in which they built a 16-1 advantage in shots against the Mastodons (3-10-0, 0-2-0) and didn’t allow a shot in the second half.

Jeremy Pollard notched his first career shutout as the Mastodons failed to record a shot on target.

After taking the lead, the Mavs continued the pressure, with four shots in the the final 16-plus minutes.

Mitch Hammer had the best opportunity to stretch the lead, but he hit the post in the 76th minute.

UNO also had an early chance in the 15th minute, but Diego Gutierrez’s free kick sailed to the right.

UNO hosts Bradley in a nonconference match Tuesday at noon.

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