ST. LOUIS – Saint Louis is the No. 10 seed for the 41st annual Atlantic 10 Conference Men’s Tennis Championship, scheduled for Thursday-Sunday, April 25-28, at the USTA National Campus in Orlando, Florida.

 

SLU faces No. 7 Fordham in the first round of the single-elimination tournament Thursday at 11 a.m. (CT). A victory over the Rams would match the Billikens against No. 2 seed Richmond, one of four teams to receive a first-round bye, in Friday’s quarterfinals at 11 a.m.

 

Should they advance, the Bills would play in the semifinals Saturday at 9 a.m. Sunday’s title match, the winner of which receives an automatic bid to the NCAA Championship, also begins at 9 a.m.

 

Top-seeded and two-time defending champion VCU, No. 3 Davidson and No. 4 Dayton also received first-round byes. In addition to the SLU-Fordham contest, other first-round matches are No. 5 George Washington vs. No. 12 St. Bonaventure; No. 6 George Mason vs. No. 11 La Salle; and No. 8 Duquesne vs. No. 9 Saint Joseph’s.

 

Live streaming and live scoring for all A-10 Championship matches are available free of charge. Visit the men’s tennis schedule/results page on Saint Louis’ official athletics website, www.SLUBillikens.com, for the links.

 

For more information on the tournament, visit www.atlantic10.com.