Men's Tennis preview: No. 24 Pepperdine
March 19, 2010
WHAT: No. 5 Texas (15-2) resumes play this weekend against No. 24 Pepperdine (6-7).
WHEN: Sunday, March 21 - Noon Central
WHERE: Penick-Allison Tennis Center - Austin, Texas
LAST TIME OUT: Texas defeated Michigan by a 6-1 count on March 13 in Austin.
ITA RANKINGS UPDATE
THE 2009-10 LONGHORNS
Junior Ed Corrie joined Kutrovsky in the singles draw at the ITA National Intercollegiate Indoors. Corrie knocked off USC's top-ranked Steve Johnson to clinch the Longhorns' 4-2 win over the top-ranked Trojans on Feb. 13 at the ITA National Team Indoor Championships.
Senior Josh Zavala has won his last nine singles decisions dating back to his victory over Tennessee's Matt Brewer on Feb. 14 at the ITA National Team Indoor Championships.
Texas will look to pick up its sixth win over an ITA top-25 opponent when it meets Pepperdine. UT has defeated then-No. 1 USC, No. 11 California, No. 12 Stanford and No. 19 Florida State and No. 25 Michigan.