Utah Hosts No. 59 Boise State, No. 71 South Alabama

vs Boise StateSalt Lake City, UT – After setting a school record for wins to start a season last weekend, the University of Utah men’s tennis team (9-0) looks to improve to 11-0 against a pair of ranked opponents at the Eccles Tennis Center. The Utes will host No. 59 Boise State (5-2) on Friday, February 12 at 5 p.m. and No. 71 South Alabama (7-2) on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. As always, admission is free and fans can park in the lot East of Guardsman Way free of charge. Live stats are available here.

As the Utes continue to get healthier, with the return of freshman Dan Little, they are eager for a challenge this weekend. “We look forward to the challenge of playing 2 nationally ranked opponents this weekend,” said head coach Roeland Brateanu.
vs South Alabama
No. 59 Boise State
The Boise State Broncos (5-2) have started the season undefeated at home and winless on the road. The Broncos have suffered road sweeps at the hands of No. 5 Texas A&M and No. 18 Virginia. Last weekend, Boise State clinched a 4-3 win at home over Santa Clara. Last year, the Utes fell to No. 72 Boise State (7-2) in Boise, 5-2. The Broncos earned their fourth straight Mountain West title last season.

No. 72 South Alabama
The South Alabama Jaguars (7-2) are coming off two wins last Sunday against Mercer and Nicholls State. South Alabama is 2-1 on the road this season, with the one loss to No. 31 Florida State. This will be the first meeting between the Jaguars and the Utes. Last year, South Alabama fell to No. 1 seed Troy in the finals of the Sun Belt Championship.

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Match Information
No. 59 Boise State (5-2) at Utah (9-0)
Date: Friday, February 12
First Serve: 5 p.m. MT
Court: Eccles Tennis Center
Location: Salt Lake City
Coverage: Live Stats

No. 72 South Alabama (7-2) at Utah (7-0)
Date: Saturday, February 13
First Serve: 1:30 p.m. MT
Court: Eccles Tennis Center
Location: Salt Lake City
Coverage: Live Stats


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