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Freshman Catalin Mateas knocked off a ranked opponent Sunday and will look to continue the momentum when the Blue Devils host No. 7 Illinois Friday.

Duke men's tennis opens busy weekend with No. 7 Illinois

No. 24 Duke welcomes No. 7 Illinois to Durham Friday at 6 p.m. at Sheffield Indoor Tennis Center to kick off a three-match weekend at home. The Fighting Illini have won their first three matches in 4-0 shutouts at home, but the Blue Devils have not been so lucky at home to start the season.