2017 NCAA D1 Men's Championships

Watch NC State Demolish US Open Record in 800 Free Relay

Watch NC State swim a 6:06.53 800 free relay, the swiftest time ever.

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New NCAA Event Order Paying Dividends With 7 Of 8 Fastest 800 Relays Ever

In just two years since the NCAA moved the 800 free relay to a stand-alone Wednesday night event, we’ve seen eight different relays surpass what was previously the fastest time in history.

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Dylan Carter on 1:30: “My first 2 years I wasn’t very serious” (Video)

The senior was 1:30.95, staking the Trojans to a huge lead and becoming the second man ever to break 1:31 in the event

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2017 Men’s NCAA Championships: Day 1 Finals Live Recap

Texas will look to defend their title in tonight’s race, with 3 of Team USA’s Olympic gold medalists in the 800 free relay stepping up to the plate for the Longhorns: Townley Haas, Jack Conger, and Clark Smith.

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Townley Haas Again Splits Fastest 200 Free Ever

In the middle of a lot of crazy 200s, Townley Haas split 1:30.42, the fastest time ever.

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Previews & Recaps

Watch NC State Demolish US Open Record in 800 Free Relay

Watch NC State swim a 6:06.53 800 free relay, the swiftest time ever.

2017 Men’s NCAA Championships: Day 1 Finals Live Recap

Texas will look to defend their title in tonight’s race, with 3 of Team USA’s Olympic gold medalists in the 800 free relay stepping up to the plate for the Longhorns: Townley Haas, Jack Conger, and Clark Smith.

Townley Haas Again Splits Fastest 200 Free Ever

In the middle of a lot of crazy 200s, Townley Haas split 1:30.42, the fastest time ever.

2017 M. NCAAs: NC State Leads Day 1 Scoring with 800 Free Relay Win

Following day 1 finals at the 2017 Men’s NCAA Championships, the NC State Wolfpack leads the way after pulling off the upset in the 800 free relay.

Texas Drops American Record from 2009 in 800 Free Relay

The Texas Longhorns set a new American Record en route to a 2nd place finishing in the 800 free relay to open the 2017 NCAA Division I Men’s Swimming & Diving Championships.

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2017 Men’s NCAA Championships: Day 1 Finals Preview

The 2017 NCAA Division I Men’s Swimming and Diving championships kicks off tonight with three heats of the 800 free relay.

Dressel Says He Will Lead Off Gators’ 800 Free Relay

Caeleb Dressel is slated to lead off the Gators’ 800 Free Relay tonight at the NCAA championships.

2017 M. NCAA Picks: U.S. Olympians Dressel, Held to Battle in 100 Free

U.S. Olympians Caeleb Dressel, Ryan Held, and Blake Pieroni (41.44) are the headliners of the 100 free at this season’s NCAA Championships.

2017 M. NCAA Picks: Get Ready for Déjà Vu All Over Again in the 400 MR

It’s looking like it could be a 1-2 finish in the 400 medley relay for Texas and California for the 3rd straight year.

Final Team Predictions For The 2017 Men’s NCAA Championships

Here’s our predictions for the top 25 teams at this week’s event.

2017 M. NCAA Picks: Smith Looks To Redeem Himself In 1650

After coming in as the top seed last year, Texas senior Clark Smith will look to redeem himself and land on top of the podium this time around in the men’s 1650 free.

2017 M. NCAA Picks: Schooling Looks to Crash 44-Barrier in 100 Fly

Texas junior Joseph Schooling, the 2016 Olympic champion in the 100 meter fly, returns after coming within hundredths of a 43-second swim last season.

2017 M. NCAA Picks: 200 BK Will Be Murphy’s Individual NCAA Swan Song

Cal’s Ryan Murphy will chase his own NCAA and American Record in the 200 back after dominating the field with a 1:35.73 last season. Now a 2-time Olympic backstroke champion, Murphy will be swimming in his last ever NCAA Meet, and this could be the last time we see him focus on yards. If successful in defending his backstroke titles, Murphy will have 4-peated in both.

2017 M. NCAA 100 Breast Preview: Will Licon Beat Out Schwingenschlogl?

Defending champion Fabian Schwingenschlogl, the first swimmer out of Mizzou to ever win an NCAA title, will have to hold off Texas breaststroke star Will Licon to defend his 100 breaststroke title.

2017 M. NCAA 400 IM Preview: Kalisz Looking for Title Redemption

2017 MEN’S NCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS Wednesday, March 22 – Saturday, March 25 IUPUI Natatorium – Indianapolis, IN Prelims 10AM/Finals 6PM (Eastern Time) Defending…

2017 M. NCAA Picks: Wild Animal Party in the 400 Free Relay

The Florida Gators come in to NCAAs with the top time this season in the 400 free relay and will be looking to hold off talented NC State and Texas squads.

2017 M. NCAA 200 Breast Preview: Licon Might Be Alone Under 1:50

2017 MEN’S NCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS Wednesday, March 22 – Saturday, March 25 IUPUI Natatorium – Indianapolis, IN Prelims 10AM/Finals 6PM (Eastern Time) Defending…

2017 M. NCAA Picks: 9 of Top 25 Fastest Performers to Race in 100 Back

Cal’s Ryan Murphy headlines a loaded 100 back field that includes 9 of the top 25 fastest performers of all time.

2017 M. NCAA Picks: Sub-18s No Guarantee for Victory in 200 Free Relay

Fans should be in for an exciting race Thursday night, as the 200 free relay is looking faster than ever.

2017 M. NCAA Picks: Want to Make 200 IM A-Final? Better Go 1:41

Texas senior Will Licon leads a historically deep and talented field in the men’s 200 IM.

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Dylan Carter on 1:30: “My first 2 years I wasn’t very serious” (Video)

The senior was 1:30.95, staking the Trojans to a huge lead and becoming the second man ever to break 1:31 in the event

Michigan Men and Women Get Ready for NCAAs (Hype Video)

The University of Michigan Swimming and Diving Programs, coming off strong performances at the Big Ten Championships, are looking for big things at the NCAA championships

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New NCAA Event Order Paying Dividends With 7 Of 8 Fastest 800 Relays Ever

In just two years since the NCAA moved the 800 free relay to a stand-alone Wednesday night event, we’ve seen eight different relays surpass what was previously the fastest time in history.

NC State Smashes U.S. Open 800 Free Relay Record With 6:06.53

If there was any doubt that NC State has evolved beyond just a talented sprint school, tonight eviscerated it. That’s because the Wolfpack themselves eviscerated the fastest time ever done in the 800 free relay to take an early team lead at NCAAs.

Pieroni, Carter Blast #2 and #3 200 Frees All-Time To Open NCAAs

The first event of the men’s NCAA Championships came with plenty of fireworks. Indiana’s Blake Pieroni and USC’s Dylan Carter put up the second- and third-fastest 200 freestyles of all-time leading off for their teams.

SwimSwam Readers Predict Nationals: Pick’em Analysis Team Competition

View your entries here The pick’em contest is an excellent way to gauge the consensus of opinions on what the…

SwimSwam Readers Predict Nationals: Pick’em Analysis Individual Events

View your entries here There is a theory in economics that under certain circumstances combining the opinions of a large…

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All the Links You Need for the 2017 Men’s D1 NCAA Championships

You can find all the links you need to follow along right here on SwimSwam, as well as event-by-event previews and predictions.

2017 M. NCAA 500 Free Preview: Insane Depth to Give Haas a Challenge

2017 MEN’S NCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS Wednesday, March 22 – Saturday, March 25 IUPUI Natatorium – Indianapolis, IN Prelims 10AM/Finals 6PM (Eastern Time) Defending…

2017 M. NCAA 200 Fly Preview: A Conger-Schooling Battle for the Ages

Can Jack Conger finally beat Joseph Schooling on the big stage?

2017 M. NCAA 200 Free Preview: Who Are Cameron Craig and Dean Farris?

Cameron Craig is the #2 seed this year for the 200 free, an event which is currently dominated by the youth ranks in the NCAA.

2017 Men’s NCAA Championships Pick ‘Em Contest, Presented By FINIS

Ryan Murphy is the defending NCAA Champion int he 100 and 200 yard backstrokes.

Greg Meehan Named 2017 CSCAA Division I Women’s Coach of the Year

Stanford’s Greg Meehan was named the CSCAA’s Division I Coach of the Year after Stanford won their first NCAA title since 1998.

Lilly King Breaks NCAA Championship Record in 100 Breast Final

2017 WOMEN’S NCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS Wednesday, March 15 – Saturday, March 18 IUPUI Natatorium – Indianapolis, IN Prelims 10AM/Finals 6PM (Eastern Time) Defending…

Baker: “I was more nervous for the relay than my own swim” (Video)

Kathleen Baker built on Cal’s momentum from the 200 free relay, taking down Stanford’s defending champ Ella Eastin in the 200 IM

Measuring Elite Programs By NCAA Relay Qualifying (Men)

Caeleb Dressel will be a key member of Florida’s relays in a few weeks as they look to improve on their third place finish from 2016.

NCAA D1 Men Performance at Nationals vs Seed Time

The NCAA released the official psych sheet for this year’s national meet yesterday. Scoring out the psych sheet (without diving) shows…

235: Where do the 2017 Men’s NCAA Qualifiers Come From?

California, with swimmers like Stanford’s Grant Shoults, qualified 30 individual male swimmers – more than any other state – to NCAAs.

Official 2017 NCAA Men’s Championship Psych Sheets Released

Texas senior Jack Conger, the top seed in the 200 fly, will be looking for his first individual national title in Indy.

NCAA Decision Overturned, ECAC Results Reinstated for NCAA Qualifying

Update: new pre-selection psych sheets have been posted. Still no response from the NCAA. The head coach of a team…

Chase Kalisz Chooses 200 Fly to Go With IMs at Men’s NCAAs.

Georgia redshirt senior Chase Kalisz has chosen the 200 IM, 400 IM, and 200 fly as his 3 individual events for…

NC State Leads the Scored NCAA Pre Selection Psych Sheet

The NCAA released the pre selection psych sheet last night (cut line analysis). We can get a first look at the…