TEMPE – The No. 17 Sun Devil men's tennis team (13-5, 2-2 Pac-12) fell 6-1 at home in a Pac-12 matchup with No. 11 USC on Sunday afternoon. Tim Ruehl claimed the lone victory for ASU with a two-set victory at No. 3
After dropping the first two singles matches on courts 5 and 6, Ruehl defeated USC's Stefan Dostanic 7-6, 6-4 on court 3 to give the Sun Devils their first point and extend the match. The Sun Devils need the to win each of the three remaining matches, but came up just short, losing in tiebreakers in both sets on courts 1, 2, and 4.
The Sun Devils travel to the Bay Area to take on the Stanford Cardinal and California Golden Bears on Friday and Saturday at 2pm and 1pm MST, respectively.