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TCU and Texas Advance to NCAA Quarterfinals
May 18, 2017

TCU and Texas both punch their tickets for the 2017 NCAA Tennis Championship quarterfinals. Texas will face Virginia and TCU will take on Ohio State on Saturday, May 20 at 11 a.m. CT in Athens, Georgia. Marking the third time in four years that the Big 12 has had at least two teams in the quarterfinals.

Texas advanced after taking down Baylor in the round of 16 by a score of 4-1. The Longhorns came back after giving up the doubles point to advance to their first quarterfinals since 2014.

TCU put their 16 match winning streak on the line as they overpowered Illinois 4-1 to advance to the next round. No. 1 ranked singles player Cameron Norrie revenges his only loss of the season with a 6-3, 6-4 victory over Illinois Aleks Vukic.

After dropping a tough tie breaker, Oklahoma fell to Ohio State 4-3, breaking a three year streak of advancing to the quarterfinals for the Sooners.

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