UNCG Men's Soccer BIO
7 Hakan Ilhan
  • Finished career tied for 16th all-time in UNCG history with 29 goals and 21st in assists with 19 helpers.
  • Tallied 77 total points in his career – 31 as a sophomore, 25 as a junior and 21 as a senior. 

2012 (Senior)
Named First Team All-Southern Conference … Played and started 17 games to earn his third letter … Led the team in scoring with 21 points as he scored a team-high seven goals and dished out seven assists … Led the team with 44 shots, including 22 on goal … Named Top Spartan Performer and College Sports Madness Southern Conference Player of the Week (Sept. 4) for his performance against UNC Asheville as he scored two goals in the 5-0 victory ... Scored the Spartans' lone goal in the loss to #23 NC State ... Scored the game-tying goal against No. 4 Charlotte ... Tied a program-record with four assists against Davidson (Sept. 25), all coming in the first half ... The four assists are the most for a UNCG player in a single game in the NCAA Division I era ... Scored the game-winning goal against Appalachian State (Sept. 29) ... Named the Southern Conference Player of the Week (Oct. 1) and the Blue Cross/Blue Shield Blue Chip Performer of the Week for his performances against Davidson and Appalachian State ... Also named to the College Soccer News National Team Of the Week (Oct. 1) … Scored the Spartans’ lone goal against Elon (Oct. 27) … Also dished out assists against Furman (Oct. 20) and Charleston (Oct. 9). 

2011 (Junior)
Played in all 20 games, making 19 starts, to earn his second letter at UNCG … Named First Team All-Southern Conference, NSCAA All-South Region Third Team and NCCSIA All-State Team … Named to the SoCon Academic Honor Roll … Picked up All-SoCon Tournament honors, after scoring a goal and handing out two assists in the three games … Led the team and ranked second in the SoCon in scoring with 25 points … Scored a team-high 10 goals, which ranked second in the conference, while handing out five assists … Scored two goals in the season-opening victory over Duke (Aug. 26) … Named SoCon Player of the Week and to the Soccer America Team of the Week after his performance against the Blue Devils … Also scored two goals against North Florida (Sept. 9) and Georgia Southern (Oct. 25) … Found the back of the net against Furman (Oct. 1), Wofford (Oct. 15), College of Charleston (Oct. 22) and Appalachian State (Nov. 11) … Dished out a season-high two assists against Gardner-Webb (Sept. 24) … Led the team with 57 shots, which ranked second in the SoCon … Notched a season-high seven shots against Gardner-Webb … Led the team with four game-winning goals, which was tied for the league lead. 

2010 (Sophomore)
Enjoyed a stellar rookie season for the Spartans … Earned first team All-Southern Conference honors after leading the league in points (31), points per game (1.48), goals (12), goals per game (0.57), and shots (73) while also ranking second in assists (7) … Closed the season on a goal-scoring rampage by scoring eight goals in UNCG’s final eight matches ... Selected to the NSCAA All-South Region second team and to the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association all-state team ... Named to the SoCon All-Tournament team after scoring four goals in three games, including the winning goal in UNCG’s 1-0 win over Furman in the championship game … Tallied the winning goal in overtime against Appalachian State in the SoCon Tournament semifinals ... Had a pair of multi-goal games, scoring twice against Gardner-Webb, and Georgia Southern in the SoCon Tournament … Notched game-winning goals against Gardner-Webb, Georgia Southern, Appalachian State and Furman ... Played during the summer for Carolina Dynamo of the Premier Development League, earning Eastern All-Conference honors after scoring 22 points on 10 goals and two assists.

Prior to UNCG
Attended University of Stuttgart for one year ... Played with Offenburger, where he won a championship, and the Stuttgart Kickers ... Attended Wirthschafts Gymnasium near Lahr for his secondary schooling.

Hakan Ilhan... Born August 11, 1987 in Lahr, Germany... Son of Metin and Muczeygeu ... Majoring in International Business at UNCG.

Hakan Ilhan

Season GP Goals Assists Points Shots Shot% SOG SOG% GW PK-Att
2010 21 12 7 31 73 .164 29 .397 4 1-1
2011 20 10 5 25 57 .175 29 .509 4 1-1
2012 17 7 7 21 44 .159 22 .500 1 0-0
TOTAL 58 29 19 77 174 .167 80 .460 9 2-2


Points: 5, at Gardner-Webb -- Oct 22, 2010 ; North Florida -- Sep 09, 2011 
Goals: 2, 6 times
Assists: 4, at Davidson -- Sep 25, 2012 
Shots: 8, at Davidson -- Oct 16, 2010 ; Wake Forest -- Sep 25, 2010 
Position: Forward
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 175
Year: Senior
Hometown: Stuttgart, Germany
Experience: 2 Letters