Men's Tennis Earns No. 1 Seed in NCAA Championships

April 30, 2013

LOS ANGELES - For the first time since 1999, the UCLA men earned the No. 1 seed in the upcoming NCAA Tennis Championships, as the field of 64 was revealed to the country on Tuesday. The Bruins have also been selected to host a four-team NCAA Regional at the Los Angeles Tennis Center beginning on May 10.

NCAA Men's Bracket PDF | Interactive

UCLA (24-1) opens up the tournament against Summit League Champion UMKC (13-10) on Friday, May 10 at 1:00 p.m. The other first-round match that day features Drake (24-3) and TCU (18-9) at 10:00 a.m. Friday's winners will meet in the second round on Saturday at 3:00 p.m., with the winner of that match advancing to the NCAA Championships, May 16-21, in Champaign, Ill.

The seventh-seeded UCLA women's tennis team (16-5) will also be hosting a four-team NCAA Regional at the Los Angeles Tennis Center from May 11-12. Play begins on Saturday, May 11 with Big West Champion Long Beach State (21-3) taking on Oklahoma State (15-8) at 9:00 a.m. The second match that day features UCLA and Patriot League Champion Army (22-6) at Noon. The two winners will meet on Sunday at Noon for the right to advance to the round of 16 in Illinois beginning on May 17.

NCAA Women's Bracket PDF | Interactive

Tickets for next week's NCAA Regionals can be purchased upon entrance to the Los Angeles Tennis Center (there are no advanced ticket sales). Prices are $7 for adults and $5 for youth/students.

NCAA Tennis Regional Schedule
May 10-12 @ UCLA (Los Angeles Tennis Center)

Friday, May 10
Drake vs. TCU - 10:00 a.m. (men)
(1) UCLA vs. UMKC - 1:00 p.m. (men)

Saturday, May 11
Long Beach State vs. Oklahoma State - 9:00 a.m. (women)
(7) UCLA vs. Army - Noon (women)
Men's Second Round - 3:00 p.m.

Sunday, May 12
Women's Second Round - Noon

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