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Men's tennis falls short in MAC Championship

After advancing to its first MAC Championship since 2013, the men’s tennis team dropped a hard-fought 4-3 match to the Western Michigan Broncos.

NIU opened up the tournament with a 4-0 victory of Binghamton, before upsetting No. 2 seeded Buffalo to advance to the finals.

The Huskies dropped the doubles point to the Broncos before mounting a comeback to tie the match at 3 with one final match to be finished.

Friday - Huskies 4, Binghamton 0

First-year Mikko Malinen won the first set against Bronco first-year Peter Kuszynski before falling 6,4 in the second.