Matthew has the second-best mark in the world indoors this year at 3:35.91, a personal-best he posted in late February at the Millrose Games. Abdalaati Iguider of Morocco went 3:34.94 this season, but is not entered in the World Championships.
The elder Centrowitz left his Bender Arena office on Tuesday on his way to Portland. He's been coaching his son this season, in addition to his duties with the Eagles.
The Eagles head coach has also worked directly with current AU assistant coach Kerri Gallagher, who earned a spot at the World Outdoor Championships as part of Team USA. Gallagher, who finished second at the Millrose Mile in February, will not be competing at the World Indoor this weekend.
Has he totally left the NOP? Or does his dad just sent Al Sal the workouts like I've heard Al Sal sends them to Andy Powell?