The No. 22 Texas Tech tennis team defeated Cal Poly 4-1 in the first round of the 2012 NCAA Men’s Tennis Championship to advance to the second round.

The Red Raiders are 6-6 all-time in the NCAA first round and 7-11 all-time in the NCAA championships.

The Red Raiders will now face No. 14 California (13-11) at 3 p.m. CT at the Hellman Tennis Complex on Sunday. Cal got a 4-0 win over UTSA in 2 hours and 13 minutes.

For the full press release from Texas Tech click here.

2012 NCAA Men's Tennis Championships
Berkeley, Calif. (Hellman Tennis Center)
Saturday, May 12

Match 1 - (2) Texas Tech 4, (3) Cal Poly 1
Match 2 - (1) California 4, (4) UTSA 0
Sunday, May 13

Match 3 - (2) Texas Tech vs. (1)California, 3 p.m. CT