TULSA, Okla. — Oregon senior Thomas Laurent opened his fall tennis season Thursday with a 7-6 (5), 7-6 (5) win over Florida's Sam Riffice in the first round of the ITA All-American tournament.

Laurent, who moved into a tie for fourth place on the Ducks' all-time singles wins list with 76, will play Henry Patten of UNC Asheville on Friday in the second round.