April 16, 2012
ORLANDO, Fla. -
The No. 23 Tulsa men's tennis team earned the No. 1 spot at the 2012 C-USA Men's Tennis Championship as the league announced the bracket today. The four-day event, which will be hosted by UCF, is set for April 19-22 and will be played at the UCF Tennis Complex on the Knights' Campus.
2012 C-USA Men's Tennis Championship Bracket
The Tulsa team will await the winner of the opening match of No. 8-seed East Carolina and No. 9-seed UCF, which will take place on Thursday at 2 p.m. ET.
The Golden Hurricane will open day two of action at 8 a.m. ET, followed by an 11 a.m. match between fourth-seeded and No. 75 UAB and five-seed Tulane. Afternoon play begins when No. 2-seed and No. 33 Memphis as the Tigers take on seventh-seeded Southern Miss at 2 p.m. Rice, the No. 47 team in the country, earned the three-seed and will take on sixth-seeded SMU at 5 p.m. to wrap up quarterfinal action in Orlando, Fla.
For more information on the 2012 C-USA Men's Tennis Championship, fans can visit the Championship Central page.
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2012 C-USA MEN'S TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE
UCF TENNIS COMPLEX / ORLANDO, FLA.
FIRST ROUND - Thursday, April 19
Match 1: (8) East Carolina vs. (9) UCF - 2 p.m.
QUARTERFINALS - Friday, April 20
Match 2: (1) Tulsa vs. winner of Match 1 - 8 a.m.
Match 3: (4) UAB vs. (5) Tulane - 11 a.m.
Match 4: (2) Memphis vs. (7) Southern Miss - 2 p.m.
Match 5: (3) Rice vs. (6) SMU - 5 p.m.
SEMIFINALS - Saturday, April 21
Match 6: winner of Match 2 vs. winner of Match 3 - 12 p.m.
Match 7: winner of Match 4 vs. winner of Match 5 - 3 p.m.
CHAMPIONSHIP - Sunday, April 22
Match 8: winner of Match 6 vs. winner of Match 7 (FSN) - 12 p.m.