DENTON, Texas (4/4/08) Heading into their last few matches before the Sun Belt Conference Championship the North Texas tennis team will travel to Tulsa, Okla. to take on two Conference-USA teams in Houston and Tulsa.
The Cougars, 11-8 this season, will have two matches in Tulsa today before taking on the Mean Green tomorrow morning. Their first match was against Oral Roberts this morning and they will play Tulsa later this afternoon. Houston has already faced two common opponents this season, SFA and New Mexico State. Both teams picked up a victory against SFA but the Cougars suffered a 4-3 loss against the Aggies while the Mean Green defeated them 4-3. North Texas will be looking to improve their all time record of 3-8 against Houston
The Mean Green will take on their final ranked team of their regular season when they face Tulsa Sunday morning. Just last Saturday the Golden Hurricanes were ranked No. 58 when they upset No. 52 South Alabama, 5-2. This improved their season record to 14-5 and as of Monday they were currently ranked No. 52.
The Mean Green will play U of H at 11 a.m. on Saturday, and then face Tulsa at 11 a.m. on Sunday. Both matches will be played in Tulsa, Okla.