April 7, 2014
WACO, Texas -
The seventh-ranked Baylor men's tennis team (18-4, 1-0) will hit the road Tuesday to face No. 53 TCU(10-10, 0-3) at 5:30 p.m. at the Bayard H. Friedman Tennis Center in Fort Worth, Texas.
"We think they are way more talented than their ranking indicates," head coach Matt Knoll said. "Their talent level is really high. We are going to have to play a really good match up there."
Baylor enters Tuesday's match following a 7-0 sweep of 28th-ranked Texas Tech in its first conference match of the season. BU is currently riding a 10-match win streak that includes seven wins against teams ranked in the top-40.
Baylor currently has four singles competitors ranked in the latest ITA poll including No. 7 Julian Lenz, No. 15 Patrick Pradella, No. 27 Diego Galeano and No. 104 Tony Lupieri.
TCU enters the match with three singles competitors ranked including Nick Chappell, Facundo Lugones and Arnau Dachs who check in at No. 46, 107 and 121 respectively.
The Horned Frogs will be in search of their first conference match of the season, after falling 7-0 at No. 6 Texas in Austin on Saturday.
TCU currently leads the overall series between the two teams 31-21. The last meeting between the two teams resulted in a 4-1 victory for the Bears in the second round of the Big 12 Championships last season.
Live scoring for the match vs. TCU will be available on BaylorBears.com courtesy of GoFrogs.com.
After the match at TCU, BU will face No. 5 Oklahoma on Friday at 5:30 p.m. in Norman, Okla.
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