In a matchup of teams tied for first place in the Colonial Athletic Association, Elon University recorded a 3-1 victory over the Hofstra University men at Hofstra Soccer Stadium in Hempstead, N.Y. on Saturday night.

The loss snapped the Pride’s (9-3-1, 4-2-1) nine-game unbeaten streak and a four-game winning streak. The Phoenix improved to 8-3-2, 5-1-1.

All of the scoring took place in the second half.

Vemund Hole Vik took advantage of a Hofstra turnover in the box to put a shot past goalkeeper Wessel Speel at 53:35 for a 1-0 lead.

Victor Stromsten scored at 79:55 off a corner kick by Scott Vatne to extend the lead to 2-0.

Vatne added a goal of his own at 81:49 when he intercepted a pass from Speel, who was off his line at the top of the box and chipped the ball into the open net.

Hofstra averted a shutout with three seconds to play when Ryan Carmichael scored on a penalty kick.

Speel had two saves, while Ryan Bilichuk recorded three saves.

Hofstra travels to Charlottesville, Va. meet the University of Virginia on Tuesday at 7 p.m.