Redshirt junior midfielder Anna Bagley converted an 88th minute penalty kick to give the Rams a 3-2 win over the previously undefeated Panthers.
The Kickers moved to the top of the table with this win.
A win will put the Kickers at the top of the table and a loss will keep them in third place.
Neither VCU nor ECU could find the back of the net on Sunday afternoon.
The Panthers started their season with a massive 71-0 win over Virginia University of Lynchburg.
The current season isn't over but you can't start planning your Flying Squirrel watching for next season.
In front of a record-breaking crowd of 4,886 the Kickers defeated Union Omaha 3-0.
Despite controlling most of the game the Rams only managed a draw in the last 3 minutes of the game.
The Kickers are back home after another two-game road trip. Only four regular season games left.
The Rams waited until the 81st minute to tie the game against UNCW despite outshooting their opponent 13-8.