CONFERENCE USA MEN'S TENNIS FORMAT FOR 2014-15

2014-15 Teams (8): Charlotte, Florida Atlantic, Middle Tennessee, Old Dominion, Rice, Southern Miss, UAB, UTSA
Divisions: N/A
Scheduling Format: N/A
2015 Championship: April 17-19, Norfolk, Va. (Old Dominion)
Championship Format: The eight-team single-elimination championship format will consist of four quarterfinal matches on day one, two semifinal matches on day two and the championship final on day three. Matches shall consist of six singles and three doubles. Doubles should be played first, followed by singles. Singles matches are two out of three sets, while doubles are an eight-game proset. The winner gains the league's automatic bid to the NCAA Championship.
Reg. Season Awards: There will be an Athlete of the Week chosen by the conference office. In addition there will be an All-Academic Team selected by the SIDs.
Postseason Awards: Coach of the Year, Player of the Year, Newcomer of the Year and Freshman of the Year selected after the championship. All-Conference selections shall include six (6) First Team All-Conference and six (6) Second-Team All-Conference selections. These 12 spots will come directly from the most current ITA Top 125 Rankings. If there are remaining spots available, they will be filled by student-athletes who are nominated and voted on by the coaches. There will also be three doubles pairings on the All-Conference First Team and three doubles pairings on the All-Conference Second Team. These will also come from the most current ITA rankings, with any remaining spots filled by teams who are nominated and voted on by the coaches.
Championship Awards: The first and second place team will receive trophies and the first place teams will receive individual awards. Following the Championship and along with the All-Conference Awards, coaches shall vote upon Outstanding Singles Player and Outstanding Doubles Team of the Championship.

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