The Cowboys took control of the match with an easy sweep of doubles action.
In singles play, Alex Hunt, Michael Boyd, B.J. Farmakis, Ben Gutierrez and Chandler Livingston all won their matches. Farmakis won a tough three-setter where he had to rally from a set down. Everyone else won in straight sets.
The Cowboys are now 8-9 on the year and 3-1 in ASC West play. Sul Ross State fell to 0-11 and 0-3 in conference action. HSU will host McMurry on Tuesday at 2 p.m.
Hardin-Simmons 8, Sul Ross St. 1
1. Alex Hunt (HSU) def. Juan Samaguey, 6-2, 6-1
2. Michael Boyd (HSU) def. Ryan Ray, 6-2, 9-7
3. B.J. Farmakis (HSU) def. Christopher Moochlen, 5-7, 6-3, 10-6
4. Kyle Ferguson (SR) def. Andrew Eurek, 6-3, 6-4
5. Ben Gutierrez (HSU) def. Nathaniel Boatright, 6-3, 6-3
6. Chandler Livingston (HSU) def. Gunner Gardner, 6-2, 6-3
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