Second Round: Baylor (L, 0-4)
First Round: TCU (W, 4-2)
SCHOOL/RECORD: Tulsa (22-10) - #30
CONFERENCE: Conference USA
HEAD COACH/RECORD: Vince Westbrook (268-201)
NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP APPEARANCES: 10
BEST NCAA FINISH: Advanced to the NCAA second round in 1998, 2006 and 2008.
2009 TEAM HIGHLIGHTS: Picked up nine wins against nationally-ranked opponents . . . Advanced to the ITA National Team Indoor Championships in Chicago, Ill. . . . Were ranked as high as No. 12 in the nation by Campbell/ITA National Team poll on Feb. 3 and Feb. 10 . . . won fourth-straight Conference USA Championship last weekend.
PLAYER/COACH HIGHLIGHTS: Led by nation’s top-ranked singles player senior Arnau Brugues … Brugues has a 40-3 singles record including 25 wins against ranked opponents … Brugues has earned the ITA’s top ranking five times this season … junior Philip Stephens is ranked 97th nationally with an 18-12 record, including five wins against ranked opponents … Brugues and Stephens team up to make the nation’s sixth-ranked doubles tandem with a 17-7 record … The duo was the runner-up at the D’Novo All-American Championship this past fall.