Irn Bru Challlenge Cup
Tue 15 August, 2017. Kick Off: - 19:45
All supporters will be accomodated in the Jackie Husband stand.
£5 admission for all spectators.
O'Brien's low shot is saved by Sneddon and it goes for a Stirling corner.
Kevin Nisbet creates some space after a corner is not dealt with. He shoots low but his attempt is saved, however, McLaughlin follows up and smashes home into an open goal.
The number 12 meets a cutback from O'Brien and picks out the far corner.
Paul McCafferty is replaced by Kieran Hall.
A quick Thistle break after a Striling Uni corner leads to Aidan Fitzpatrick getting the ball in the box. He takes his time and slots calmly under Walker.
David O'Brien replaces lewis Bonar.
Kevin Keane comes off for Blair Lyons.
Nisbet dances past three challenges before slotting low across goal into the corner. He had the option to square it to McLaughlin but confidently went himself to make it 4.
A well-timed McLaughlin run is found by Kevin Nisbet's incisive pass. The number 10 takes a touch before slotting low past the 'keeper, finding the bottom corner at the near post.
Bonar does brilliantly to get away from Granger and he tries to get his shot away, however, Sneddon is out quickly and blocks the attempt before the danger is cleared.
Mailer finds Bonar with a cross and Bonar heads on goal. The attempt goes wide of the near post, not troubling Sneddon.
Aidan Fitzpatrick picks Mark Lamont out with a brilliant diagonal delivery. Lamont takesd the ball in his stride as he breaks into the box and he curls calmly home past Walker.
Mark Lamont's lifted pass finds Kevin Nisbet in behind. Nisbet tales one touch and volleys but it goes well over the bar.
Kevin Nisbet is played the ball down the left channel and he drives inward from the wing. He then tries to curl a shot into the far corner but his attempt doesn't bend enough and it goes wide.
Thistle kick-off the second half.
After a throw-in Craig Brown hits a volley from 25 yards. It's powerful and on target but Sneddon saves and collects.
McLaughlin is booked for blocking a free-kick.
A long-range shot from Neil McLaughlin after some excellent passing is saved by Walker and collected on the second attempt.
After Stirling fail to clear the ball Harry Granger passes to Neil McLaughlin in the box. The number 11 sets himself and shoots low into the far corner.
A quick corner allows Fitzpatrick to whip a cross in towards the back post under no pressure. It's near Nisbet but is touched way for another corner.
Kevin Nisbet is fed the ball, 20 yards from goal. He turns onto his right side and shoots but his shot goes high and wide.
Stirling University kick-off the game.