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October 02, 2019

Grant Holloway Closes Out Epic 2019 Season With His First World 110M Hurdles Title

In his 48th race of the year, Holloway won his 1st world title - the perfect cap to an amazing year which also saw him break the NCAA record and lead Florida to an NCAA team title.
June 08, 2019

2019 NCAAs: Grant Holloway's 12.98 NCAA 110 Hurdles Record & Divine Oduduru's 9.86/19.73 Double Highlight An Incredible Night of Sprinting

If you add up the wining times for the 100, 200 and 110 hurdles tonight, the total is lower than what won gold for the 2016 Olympics and 2017 Worlds.
March 07, 2019

Grant Holloway Is Too Fast For His Own Good; Now He's Attempting an Audacious NCAA Indoor Quadruple

This weekend will Grant Holloway explode from NCAA megastar into a full-blown legend like Jesse Owens? Mike Holloway hopes so, "“If Grant’s not in shape to run a couple of 60’s and take four to six long jumps, then I haven’t done my job."
March 07, 2019

Answers to the Big Questions at 2019 NCAA Indoors: How to Build an NCAA Program, How to Win NCAAs, & Why Mondo Duplantis Didn't Turn Pro

Texas Tech coach Wes Kittley shares the secrets of how he's built a national title contender from scratch and Florida coach Mike Holloway tells you how to actually win it all, " You win championships with quality, not quantity...Just because you have 100 kids at the meet doesn’t mean that you have 100 kids that can score.”
March 07, 2019

Can Wisconsin Win NCAAs with a Two-Man Team? And Can Anyone Stop the Arkansas Women?

We don't think Wisco will win and instead are projecting Texas Tech to win the first NCAA title in any men's sport in school history.
December 19, 2017

The Best Races of 2017: Gold & Silver for U.S. in the Steeple, Shalane Wins NYC, Kipchoge Runs 2:00:25 & More

2017 is almost over and it's time to look back at the year that was in running. We reflect on the most exciting races of 2017, including history from Emma Coburn and Courtney Frerichs, major marathon wins from Shalane Flanagan and Galen Rupp, the brilliance of Eliud Kipchoge and much more.
June 05, 2017

The Fan's Guide to 2017 NCAA Men's Outdoor Track and Field Champs: The Athletes & Races You Need to Know This Week

Edward Cheserek has abdicated the throne as the biggest star of college track but there are a ton of big talents that are ready to take over - Christian Coleman, Fred Kerley, Emmanuel Korir,  Lindon Victor, etc. We give you the 6 best storylines of the meet and get you ready for the Josh Kerr vs. Craig Engles battle at 1500 and Justyn Knight vs. Grant Fisher battle at 5000.
March 01, 2017

NCAA Men's Entries Analysis: Why Is Edward Cheserek Tripling? And Might He Actually Quadruple? Because Oregon Needs Him More Than Ever

Oregon has won the last 3 indoor titles, but this year they face an uphill battle as they, at least on paper, are almost a one person track team. They've only got 1 other projected individual scorer on the roster.
March 04, 2015

Observations on the Women's NCAA Indoors Entries: An SEC Slugfest in the Team Race

The top four teams in the projected standings (based on seed times) all hail from the SEC, led by home team Arkansas, which is trying to win its first women's NCAA track title of any kind.

June 14, 2014

Women's 1,500: Arizona State's Shelby Houlihan Powers Away From The Field To Win As Cory McGee Is Runner-Up Twice In A Row

Everyone had a chance in this one with a lap to go, but there was no question who was best over the final lap - ASU's Shelby Houlihan.
On The Boards: Shelby Houlihan Crushes The Last 200 To Shock Women's 1,500 Field

June 13, 2014

Brandon McBride Defends Indoor Title as SEC Runners Take the Top Four Spots

It was a thrilling four-man battle down the home straight, but in the end McBride had just enough to hold everyone off.

June 12, 2014

Florida's Marquis Dendy Delivers And Wins Men's Long Jump For Florida

The inconsistent Dendy, who had never scored before outdoors, was on his game and had three jumps better than anyone else and gave the Gators 10 key points in the team competition.

June 10, 2014

8 Takeaways from the Pre-Meet Press Conference at NCAAs

The leading coaches tell you why the NCAA meet is special, Oregon's Robert Johnson tells you why the Ducks had to disappoint the Oregon faithful and not run super frosh Edward Cheserek much at home, and Pat Henry tries not to think too much about last year's 4 x 400: "You drop the ball in the end zone, you have to let it go and get back into the game."

March 14, 2014

The Meeting Of The Minds: Top NCAA Coaches Share Their Thoughts Ahead Of The 2014 NCAA Indoor Championships

The topics for discussion at the press conference were largely distance-based as the top coaches in the NCAA talked about racing at altitude, the men's DMR, and Lawi Lalang's triple (and whether Arizona could win the meet with just two guys). We also had a one-on-one conversation with Coach Franklin on his guys in the 5,000 and got an update on Princeton alum Peter Callahan.