2012 NCAA Men's Tennis Championships Central
May 20, 2012
NCAA Men's Tennis Championships Underway
No. 5 Ohio State Drops 4-2 Decision to No. 4 UCLA
The No. 5 seed Ohio State men's tennis team lost to No. 4 UCLA 4-2 Sunday in the quarterfinals of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Tennis Championship in Athens, Ga. The Buckeyes conclude the season with a 34-4 overall record after advancing to their seventh consecutive NCAA quarterfinal.
Fifth-seeded Ohio State takes on fourth-seeded UCLA at Noon ET today in NCAA Men's Tennis Championships quarterfinal action. Follow the link for live stats.
No. 5 Ohio State Downs No. 12 Florida 4-1
The No. 5 seed Ohio State men’s tennis team improved to 34-3 on the season after beating No. 12 Florida 4-1 Friday in an NCAA Division I Men’s Tennis Championship Round of 16 match in Athens, Ga. The Buckeyes will face No. 4 UCLA , who downed No. 13 Ole Miss 4-1, at noon Sunday at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex.
#16 Illini End Run with 4-0 Lost to #1 USC in Sweet 16
The 16th-ranked Fighting Illini men's tennis team (19-8) ended its run in the NCAA Tournament with a 4-0 loss to three-time defending champion and top-seeded USC (30-1) in the round of 16 Friday morning at the University of Georgia's Dan Magill Tennis Complex.
Illinois and Ohio State continue their NCAA Men's Tennis Championships runs today as both teams travel to Athens, Ga., for third-round matches.
No. 16 Illinois faces top-ranked USC at 9 a.m. ET, while fifth-seeded Ohio State matches up with 12th-seeded Florida at Noon. The winner of the Illini and Trojans will meet either Baylor or eighth-seeded Duke in the quarterfinals. The winner of the Buckeyes and Gators will play No. 4 UCLA or No. 13 Ole Miss on Sunday.
The No. 21-ranked University of Michigan men's tennis team fell just short in a marathon, seven-hour dual match against No. 13 Mississippi, losing, 4-2, in the second round of the NCAA Championships on Sunday evening (May 13) at the Rebels' Gillom Sports Center.
The Ohio State men’s tennis team (33-3) dealt Notre Dame (21-9) a 4-0 loss in the Second Round of the NCAA Division I Men’s Tennis Championship Sunday at the Varsity Indoor Tennis Center in Columbus. The victory served as the 148th-consecutive win at home for the Buckeyes.
Michigan and Ohio State look to advance to the round of 16 with wins on Sunday. For live results, select the interactive bracket.
The Indiana Hoosiers men's tennis team (24-10,7-4 Big Ten, No. 26) fell to No. 6 Kentucky, 4-0, in the second round of the 2012 NCAA Tournament despite a valiant effort against the Wildcats. Indiana ends the memorable campaign with the most single-season wins in program history.
The 16th-ranked Fighting Illini men's tennis team (19-7) advanced to the round of 16 at the NCAA Championships after edging No. 17 Auburn (18-10) in a 4-3 thriller Saturday evening at Khan Outdoor Tennis Complex.
The Ohio State men’s tennis team (32-3, 11-0 B1G) defeated East Tennessee State (14-9) 4-0 in the First Round of the NCAA Division I Men’s Tennis Championship Saturday at the outdoor Varsity Tennis Center in Columbus.
The No. 21 University of Michigan men's tennis team claimed the doubles point and the first three singles matches off court to shut down Middle Tennessee State, 4-0, in the first round of the NCAA Championships on Saturday morning (May 12) at Mississippi's Palmer/Salloum Tennis Center.
Northwestern made its first appearance in an NCAA Championship match since 2009 Saturday, but the Wildcats were ultimately undone by No. 23 LSU, 4-0, at the Ambler Tennis Stadium in Durham, N.C.
Five Big Ten teams compete today in the 2012 NCAA Tennis Championships first and second rounds, beginning with Northwestern taking on LSU at 9 a.m. ET in first round action. Also in first round play, Michigan takes on Middle Tennessee at 10 a.m. and Ohio State hosts East Tennessee State at 1 p.m.
In second round action, beginning at 3 p.m., Illinois hosts Auburn and Indiana faces Kentucky.
The 16th-ranked University of Illinois men's tennis team (18-7) cruised to a 4-0 win over Western Michigan (17-12) Friday evening at Khan Outdoor Tennis Complex to advance to the second round of the NCAA Tournament, where it will battle No. 17 Auburn tomorrow at 3 p.m. ET.
The Indiana Hoosiers men's tennis team (24-9,7-4 Big Ten, No. 26) defeated No. 34 Louisville, 4-2, in a thrilling match in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
The Minnesota men’s tennis team dropped a 4-2 decision to No. 20 Tulsa this afternoon in the first round of the NCAA tournament in Norman, Okla.
Three Big Ten teams compete in the NCAA Men's Tennis Championships on Friday. At Noon, Minnesota faces Tulsa and Indiana matches up with Louisville and 16th-seeded Illinois hosts Western Michigan at 4 p.m. Michigan, Northwestern and Ohio State will take to the court on Saturday in first round play.