STARKVILLE – The No. 10 Texas A&M men’s tennis team will close out their regular season at No. 16 Mississippi State Sunday afternoon at the A.J. Pitts Tennis Centre. The Aggies are in search of conference win number 10, the 2013-14 conference win total of nine is a program record for conference victories.
The maroon and white look to rebound after a 4-3 upset Friday afternoon at the hands of Ole Miss. The Aggies (20-6, 9-2) faced a 3-0 deficit, but fought back to force a third set on the final three courts. Junior Ore fell in the third set on court four clinching the win for the Rebels. Jordan Szabo, Shane Vinsant and Jeremy Efferding all registered wins for the Aggies in Oxford.
Mississippi State (18-7, 7-4) returns to action after a week off, the Bulldogs bested South Carolina 4-1 last Sunday in Columbia. After clinching the doubles point, Mississippi State collected wins by No. 67 Florian Lakat, Zach White and Rishab Agarwal to defeat the Gamecocks.
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Texas A&M will travel to Nashville for the SEC Championship. The first round is set for Wednesday, April 16.