April 5, 2013
USC red-shirt senior Bryshon Nellum, who made the US Olympic team last summer in the 400, ran a world leading 45.54 400 today in his individual season opener at the Florida Relays. Florida freshman Najee Glass, who was 5th at NCAA indoors, was second in a new PR of 45.71 (previous PR of 45.97).
Prior to today, the world leader belonged to London Olympic 800 meter silver medalist Nijel Amos. The 19 year old ran 45.66 on March 19th.
Results and race video below.
1 Bryshon Nellum SR USC 45.54
2 Najee Glass FR Florida 45.71
3 David Verburg SR George Mason 45.76
4 Arman Hall FR Florida 45.83
5 Hugh Graham, Jr SO Florida 46.08
6 Blake Heriot JR Baylor 46.53
7 Chris Vaughn SR Indiana 47.88
8 Chidi Okezie SO Hampton 48.11