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SEC teams receive bids to NCAA Tennis Championships

226 days ago
SEC Staff
Photo: Texas A&M Athletics

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- The NCAA Division I Men's & Women's Tennis Subcommittees have selected the 128 teams (64 men, 64 women) that will compete in the 2017 NCAA Division I Men's & Women's Tennis Championships.

The Southeastern Conference had a total of 20 teams receive bids. The eight men's teams in the field are Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Ole Miss, Mississippi State, South Carolina and Texas A&M. The 12 women's teams are Arkansas, Auburn, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, LSU, Ole Miss, Mississippi State, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas A&M and Vanderbilt.

First- and second-round competition takes place May 12-13 for the men and May 12-13 or 13-14 for the women and features four teams playing in a single-elimination format. The winner of each site advances to the Dan Magill Tennis Complex in Athens, Georgia, where the 16 teams will compete for the national championship May 19-23. The event will be hosted by the University of Georgia.

Each first-and second-round site will set its own schedule, which will be updated as available.

MEN'S

First Round - May 12

Arkansas vs. FSU (Fort Worth, TX) 11 a.m. CT

FGCU at Florida 5 p.m. ET

Florida A&M at Georgia 2 p.m. ET

Kentucky vs. Georgia State (at Winston-Salem, NC) 2 p.m. ET

Ole Miss vs. UC Santa Barbara (at Los Angeles, CA) 12 p.m. CT

Mississippi State vs. SMU (Norman, OK) 10 a.m. CT 

South Carolina vs. ETSU (at Chapel Hill, SC) 10 a.m. ET

Buffalo at Texas A&M 2 p.m. CT

WOMEN'S

First Round - May 12

DePaul at Auburn 1 p.m. CT

Kentucky vs. Dartmouth (at Ann Arbor, MI) 11 a.m. ET

North Florida at South Carolina 1 p.m. ET

Tennessee vs. Winthrop (at Durham, NC) 1 p.m. ET

SIUE at Vanderbilt 4 p.m. CT

First Round - May 13

Arkansas vs. Wichita State (at Stillwater, TX) TBD

Ole Miss vs. William & Mary (at Chapel Hill, NC) 8 a.m. CT

Mississippi State vs. Northwestern (Atlanta, GA) 10 a.m. CT

Texas A&M vs. Louisiana-Monroe (at Waco, TX) 10 a.m. CT

LSU vs. Tulsa (Berkeley, CA) 11 a.m. CT

South Carolina State at Georgia 12 p.m. ET

Massachusetts at Florida 1 p.m. ET