The Redbirds travel to New York, N.Y., Feb. 21, to face St. John's for an 11 a.m. CT start.
Posted overall records of 13-10 in singles and 15-15 in doubles... Won the doubles title with partner Alexander Pelaez at the Louisville Invitational in November 2012.
Posted overall records of 10-14 in singles and 7-17 in doubles.
At Boise State
Used a season of NCAA residency.
Prior to Illinois State
Attended National Institute of Open School... Posted a career-best 131 ranking in the International Tennis Federation (ITF) Junior World Rankings, including a No. 5 ranking in India ... At the world juniors, posted nine victories over players ranked No. 115 or better, including a win over the No. 45-ranked player ... Was a finalist in two ITF junior tournaments in India and advanced to the quarterfinals of the 2009 Asian Closed Championships. Also recruited by: Boise State, Mississippi State, and Fresno State.
Born April 22, 1991 in Bangalore, India ... Son of Nanda and Anitha Appanervanda ... One of two children ... Major is undecided.