May 4, 2010

Men's Tennis Learns NCAA Opponent, Destination Tonight

HAMDEN, Conn. - The 2010 Northeast Conference Champion Quinnipiac University men's tennis team will learn its NCAA Tournament opponent and destination this evening between 5-6 p.m., when the pairings are unveiled on ESPNews. The third-seeded Bobcats earned the NEC Championship by defeating a pair of teams that had defeated them in the regular season. QU edged second-seeded Fairleigh Dickinson, 4-3, in the semifinals, before outlasting top-seeded Sacred Heart, 4-3, in the finals.

This year's title marks the fourth time in the last seven years that the Bobcats have reached the NCAA Tournament. In 2004, the Bobcats faced Harvard in the first round, while Quinnipiac met Illinois in 2005. In 2006, the Bobcats traveled to Stanford.