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21 SEC teams receive bids to NCAA Tennis Championships

173 days ago
SEC Staff
Photo: Sean Taylor

The NCAA Division I Men's & Women's Tennis Subcommittees have selected the 128 teams (64 men, 64 women) that will compete in the 2018 NCAA Division I Men's & Women's Tennis Championships.

The Southeastern Conference had a total of 21 teams receive bids. The ten men's teams in the field are Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Ole Miss, Mississippi State, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas A&M and Vanderbilt. The 11 women's teams are Auburn, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, LSU, Ole Miss, Mississippi State, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas A&M and Vanderbilt.

Vanderbilt earned the overall #1 seed on the women's side.

First- and second-round competition takes place May 11/12 or 12/13 for the men and May 11-12 for the women and features four teams playing in a single-elimination format. The winner of each site advances to the Wake Forest Tennis Complex in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, where the 16 teams will compete for the national championship May 17-22. The event will be hosted by Wake Forest University.

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

MEN
Alabama vs Tulane (Tallahassee)
#13 Florida vs South Carolina State (Gainesville)
Georgia vs Minnesota (Norman)
Kentucky vs Virginia Tech (Columbus)
Ole Miss vs Duke (Palo Alto)
#6 Mississippi State vs Tennessee Tech (Starkville)
South Carolina vs Old Dominion (Winston-Salem)
Tennessee vs UNC Wilmington (Chapel Hill)
#5 Texas A&M vs Lamar (College Station)
Vanderbilt vs Drake (Urbana-Champaign)

WOMEN
Auburn vs Winthrop (Auburn)
#9 Florida vs Youngstown State (Gainesville)
#7 Georgia vs Georgia State (Athens)
Kentucky vs Kansas State (Chicago)
LSU vs Tulsa (Stillwater)
#5 Ole Miss vs Missouri State (Oxford)
Mississippi State vs William & Mary (Chapel Hill)
#10 South Carolina vs Quinnipiac (Columbia)
Tennessee vs Oregon (Durham)
Texas A&M vs Rice (Austin)
#1 Vanderbilt vs Alabama State (Nashville)