Ohio State, Illinois Continue On Into NCAA Quarterfinals
May 17, 2007
Ohio State 4, LSU 0 - ATHENS, Ga. - The No. 2 Ohio State men's tennis team (30-1) used a 4-0 shutout over No. 15 LSU (18-7) in the NCAA Round of 16 on Thursday at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex to advance to Saturday's quarterfinals.
The Buckeyes move on to face the winner of the No. 7 Ole Miss and No. 10 Illinois match in a quarterfinal match-up at noon Saturday.
Ohio State rolled through doubles, posting 8-5 and 8-4 victories on the bottom two courts to claim the early lead.
Straight-sets singles wins on courts two, five and six finished off the Tigers. Ohio State's Drew Eberley produced the match-clincher on court six with a 6-1, 6-1 victory over Jan Zelezny. Results | Quotes