Gator Men's Tennis Tops Yellow Jackets
For the sixth straight season, the #19 University of Florida men's tennis team opened the NCAA team draw with a victory as the Gators beat Georgia Tech, 4-1, Friday afternoon in Tallahassee.
With the win, the Gators improved to 14-7 overall on the season. UF
advanced to meet Florida State which opened the day with a 4-0 victory over Manhattan.Â Florida and Florida State will meet for the third time ever in the NCAA tournament Saturday at 1 p.m. The winner will earn a trip to the NCAA Round of 16, which begins next Thursday in Athens, Ga.
Florida has shut out Florida State 4-0 in each of the two previous
meetings in the event. The two met for the first time in NCAA play in
the second round in 2003 in Gainesville. The last encounter came in the 2005 quarterfinals in College Station, Texas.
- Gator Roundup: Men's Tennis Keeps Rolling, Women's Tennis Falters, Softball Team Remains Unbeaten
- Gators Men's and Women's Tennis Teams Win SEC Tournament Titles
- Gator Men's and Women's Tennis Advance to NCAA Round of Sixteen
- Gator Men's and Women's Tennis Teams Advance in NCAA Championships
- Gators Men's and Women's Tennis Look for Sweet Results
- Gator Men's Tennis Runs With Bulls
- Gator Men's Tennis Advances in NCAA Tournament
- Gator Men's Tennis Chomp Down on Bulldogs in NCAA 1st Rd
- Gator Men's Tennis Advances to ITA Indoor Team Championships
- Gators Men's Tennis Dominate FSU 6-1