Salt Lake City, UT – The undefeated and 69th ranked University of Utah men’s tennis team (11-0) looks to extend its win streak against the BYU cougars (8-1) on Saturday at 2 p.m. The match will be played at the Eccles Tennis Center, and FREE PIZZA will be served to fans following doubles play. As always, admission is free and fans can park in the lot East of Guardsman Way free of charge. Live scoring is available here.
“The rivalry match is always a special match with a great atmosphere,” said head coach Roeland Brateanu, “We look forward to playing a very good and experienced BYU team.”
The Utes are coming off two wins last weekend at home over No. 59 Boise State and No. 71 South Alabama. BYU also notched a win in Provo against No. 59 Boise State last Saturday. Utah is looking for their third straight win over the Cougars. Last year, Utah secured a 4-2 victory versus BYU on the road.
Junior and captain Keaton Cullimore returns for BYU this season after serving a two year LDS mission. Last week, Cullimore won the West Coast Conference Player of the Week award for his three set victory against Boise State at the No. 2 singles position.