Category Archives: PAC-12 / NCAA News

Pac-12 Universities Adopt Sweeping Reforms for Student-athletes

By Pac-12 Conference Video SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 27, 2014 – Sweeping reforms for student-athletes, including guaranteed four-year athletic scholarships, continuing education, improved health care, liberalized transfer rules, and more, were adopted today by the Pac-12 Conference in a vote of … Continue reading

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Utah Men’s Tennis Graduates at 100-Percent Rate

INDIANAPOLIS — According to the NCAA Graduation Success Rate (GSR) for 2013-14 released today, 81-percent of the University of Utah’s varsity athletes will graduate within six years from the time they enrolled as freshmen. Utah men’s tennis received 100-percent scores over … Continue reading

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ITA Announces New Division I Dual Match Format

The Intercollegiate Tennis Association announced that it will implement a shorter dual match format for Division I college tennis effective at the beginning of the 2014-15 season. The new format features no-ad scoring, no warmup with opponents and one 6-game … Continue reading

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Tasevac, Lofgren Win Pac-12 Medal

Utah gymnast Mary Beth Lofgren and tennis player Ben Tasevac were announced today as recipients of the prestigious Tom Hansen Conference Medal. A Conference Medal is awarded annually to each Pac-12 member institution’s outstanding senior male and female student-athlete based … Continue reading

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Utes Finish 57th in the Nation, Hamza 80th

The Intercollegiate Tennis Association released the final rankings for the 2013/14 season. The University of Utah men’s tennis team ranks 57th in the national rankings and 2nd in the ITA Mountain Region. This marks Utah’s highest year-end ranking since 1997, … Continue reading

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Utes Place Four on All-Academic Teams

Pac-12 Release SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Utah men’s tennis had four student-athletes garner honors from the Pac-12 as the conference announced its all-academic teams today Senior Ben Tasevac became the first Ute in program history to earn First Team … Continue reading

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Hamza Earns All-Pac-12 Honors

  Pac-12 Press Release SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Utah’s Slim Hamza was named to the second team as the Pac-12 Conference announced its postseason men’s tennis all-conference teams, becoming Utah’s first ever three time Pac-12 award winner in its … Continue reading

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