MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - - Belmont University men's tennis faced Memphis Saturday in day two of the Coach LaLance Invitational hosted by Middle Tennessee.
After gaining positive experience with different pairings at doubles, Belmont saw high drama in first singles as junior Marko Ilic (Zagreb, Croatia) took Memphis ace Jan Pallares to the brink before falling 10-8 in the third.
Freshman Arthur Toledo (Greeacres, Fla.) won a set for a second consecutive day, pushing his opponent Oscar Cutting the distance.
Belmont completes action Sunday vs. tournament host Middle Tennessee. First serve is set for 2 p.m. CT.