March 9, 2002

NORMAN, Okla. - The University of Oklahoma men's tennis team was defeated by Texas A&M, 6-1, on Saturday at the Texas A&M Tennis Center in College Station, Texas. The Sooners fell to 0-4 on the road this season, and 5-4 overall. The Aggies improved to 10-2 on the year.

Oklahoma's Alex Nomicos dropped the first set in his No. 6 singles match, 3-6, but won the next two, 6-4 and 6-2, to earn the Sooners' only win of the day. In doubles action, OU's tandems of Ollivier Monferran and Matt Long at No. 2 and Sebastien Revol and Brad Prigmore at No. 3, battled but lost 8-4 to the Aggie duos.

Oklahoma returns to action March 18 against Chaminade University. Match time is set for 2 p.m. in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Texas A&M 6, Oklahoma 1 Saturday, March 9, 2002 Texas A&M Tennis Center College Station, Texas

Singles No. 1Ryan Newport (TAM) def. Sebastian Revol (OU)6-4, 6-0 No. 2Lester Cook (TAM) def. Chris Mitchell (OU)6-4, 6-1 No. 3Keith From (TAM) def. Ollivier Monferran (OU)6-0, 4-6, 6-3 No. 4Ante Metijevic (TAM) def. Matt Ogle (OU)6-1, 6-3 No. 5Jarin Skube (TAM) def. Oliver Girardot6-0, 6-0 No. 6Alex Nomicos (OU) def. Derrick Bauer (TAM)3-6, 6-4, 6-2

Doubles No. 1Newport/Cook (TAM) def. Ogle/Mitchell (OU)8-3 No. 2Bauer/Skube (TAM) def. Monferran/Long (OU)8-4 No. 3Metijevic/From (TAM) def. Revol/Brad Prigmore (OU)8-4