Memphis Will Play Baylor in Tigers' First NCAA Appearance
May 1, 2012
The other two teams in Memphis' four-team regional-site are Mississippi State (19-6) and Alcorn State (10-8). Dates and times for the regional matches have not been finalized, but will be held on either May 11-12 or May 12-13
Memphis finished second in Conference USA during the regular season and earned a runner-up finish in its first appearance in the finals of the C-USA Championships. The U of M entered the rankings during the second poll and spent the rest of the season in the rankings. On March 20, the Blue and Gray earned a program-high No. 30.
Senior David Henry and Freshman Connor Glennon are currently ranked No. 88 in doubles. Glennon was ranked in singles play three times this season, earning a personal-best No. 91 on March 13. Fellow freshman David O'Leary, who won 21-consecutive matches to start his career, also spent three weeks in the ITA poll, reaching as high as No. 108.
Information regarding the Tigers' NCAA Championship appearance will be posted on GoTigersGo.com as it becomes available.