Cozbinov Enters National Rankings|
Feb. 20, 2018
LAS VEGAS (UNLVRebels.com) - Powered by upsetting the No. 1 player in the sport, UNLV's Alexandr Cozbinov entered the Oracle/ITA Division I national rankings for the first time this week.
The senior from Moldova, who is 5-2 in dual matches this season. went from unranked to No. 75 in Tuesday's release. The player he upset on Feb. 10, UCLA's Martin Redlick, fell two spots to No. 3.
On the women's side, junior Aiwen Zhu (17-6 overall) fell 11 spots to No. 74 despite not losing a match in eight dual matches this season. She and partner En-Pei Huang (18-4) moved up one spot on the doubles list to No. 59.
The men's team is off for the next two weeks while the women play at No. 36 Stanford Friday starting with doubles play at 11 a.m. PT.