Netters Host Nevada Friday

Freshman Tyler Loong played his first singles match for the Cougars in Saturday's match. (Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

PROVO -- Seeking to protect the house and continue an undefeated home record, the No. 56 BYU men’s tennis team will face the Nevada Wolf Pack Friday at 5:30 p.m. at the BYU Indoor Tennis Courts.

BYU (4-4) has a 4-0 home record after a Feb. 4 matchup with Montana State. Team captain Evan Urbina leads the Cougars with a 20-7 record, followed by Patrick Kawka with a 16-7 record. The duo also leads the team in doubles with a 13-6 record. In second on the team is No. 77 pair Thomas Shubert and Spencer Smith holding a 7-4 record.

The Wolf Pack is 2-2 for the season and beat UMKC Feb. 7 6-1 in its latest match.

Admission is free and free pizza and prizes are available. Spectators may park in “Y Lot” parking lots to the northwest and southwest of the BYU Indoor Tennis Courts.