Manzano pulled out due to a family emergency. This follows Bernard Lagat pulling out of the 3000 with a calf injury.
Drew Hunter will be in the 3000 with Bernard Lagat and Garrett Heath.
Hunter will line up with Matt Centrowitz, Leo Manzano and other pros on January 30th.
*DyeStat Article On Hunter Being Coached From Afar By LRC Poster Tom "Tinman" Swartz For a recent workout Schwartz talked to Hunter through Facetime during a workout and gave instructions in between each interval.
They add to previously announced Nick Symmonds, Leo Manzano and Shannon Rowbury.
This possibly could be Symmonds first race since getting booted from World's. Rowbury rocked a 4:22.69 mile last year.
Leslie talks about his most memorable mile, who would be on his "mile fantasy team" and how he always has a Snickers bar the night before a race.
Women's mile has Shannon Rowbury, Morgan Uceny, and Heather Kampf while the men's race is lead by Leo Manzano and Will Leer.
Other big names already announced for the meet include Leo Manzano, Shannon Rowbury, Morgan Uceny and Geena Gall.
Previously announced were Will Leer, Cory Leslie and Matt Elliott.