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Men's tennis advances to NCAA semifinal

The UCLA men's tennis team matched the Bruins women's team by advancing to the NCAA semifinals after defeating Ohio State, 4-2, in a national quarterfinal match Sunday at the University of Georgia.

The No. 4-ranked Bruins (26-3) will face No. 1 USC Monday with a spot in the national championship match on the line. UCLA and USC will also meet in a women's national semifinal on Monday. The men's team lost two of three matches against the Trojans this season, including a 4-2 loss April 28 in the Pac-12 tournament final.

On Sunday, the UCLA men's team fell behind, 2-1, before Dennis Novikov, Marcos Giron and Adrien Puget pulled out straight-sets singles victories. Complete results are available here.