The University of Minnesota will host the 2016 Big Ten Men's Tennis Championship at the Baseline Tennis Center. The event runs Thursday-Sunday, April 28-May 1 with free admission for spectators. In case of inclement weather, the tournament will move to the indoor courts.
Opened in the fall of 2002, the Baseline Tennis Center provides the University of Minnesota with one of the premier collegiate tennis venues in the nation. The facility has distinguished itself as an elite tennis facility with numerous awards including the 2009 USTA Organization of the Year Award which recognizes the outstanding services of a USTA member organization through its commitment to the tennis community, the organization's members and the game of tennis. The USTA honored the Baseline Tennis Center in 2008 with its Outstanding Facility of the Year Award, and in 2006 with the USTA Northern Organization of the Year.
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Thursday, April 28
|9 a.m.||#8 Wisconsin vs. #9 Nebraska||Nebraska 4-2|
|11:30 a.m.||#5 Indiana vs. #12 Iowa||Iowa 4-1|
|2 p.m.||#7 Purdue vs. #10 Minnesota||Purdue 4-1|
|4:30 p.m.||#6 Penn State vs. #11 Michigan State||Penn State 4-0|
|Friday, April 29|
|9 a.m.||#1 Ohio State vs. #9 Nebraska||Ohio State 4-0|
|11:30 a.m.||#4 Michigan vs. #12 Iowa||Michigan 4-1|
|2 p.m.||#2 Northwestern vs. #7 Purdue||Northwestern 4-1|
|4:30 p.m.||#3 Illinois vs. #6 Penn State||Illinois 4-2|
|Saturday, April 30|
|11 a.m.||#1 Ohio State vs. #4 Michigan||Ohio State 4-0|
|1:30 p.m.||#2 Northwestern vs. #3 Illinois||Illinois 4-3|
|Sunday, May 1|
|Noon||#1 Ohio State vs. #3 Illinois||Ohio State 4-1|
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