They were all out. On the last water jump Rrotich hurdled it. But heading into the last barrier, they were both totally spent.
You'd think stepping on the last barrier would end Rotich's chances but it ended up being smart as Kebenei was so tired he went down trying to jump it.
Place Name Affiliation Time
1 Anthony Rotich JR UTEP 08:32.21
2 Stanley Kebenei JR Arkansas 08:35.27
3 Ole Hesselbjerg JR E Kentucky 08:38.75
4 Mason Ferlic SO Michigan 08:39.84
5 Brandon Doughty SO Oklahoma 08:41.65
6 Tanguy Pepiot JR Oregon 08:43.26
7 Caleb Hoover JR NAU 08:43.99
8 John Prizzi JR New Hampshire 08:44.02
9 Alex Brill SR Wisconsin 08:49.17
10 Alex Deir JR Oklahoma 08:57.23
11 Edwin Kibichiy FR Louisville 08:59.02
12 Kyle King SO Virginia 09:10.18