The Texas Longhorns came out strong tonight, but they weren’t the only ones.
After last year’s thrilling five-team battle for the team title, things somehow look even closer this season. Catch the start of what should be a thrilling national title chase with our live recap tonight.
Tonight’s explosive relay session yielded some big results. But it also gives us a hint at what we can expect for other relay lineups moving forward.
The reigning 100 backstroke champion returns as NC State’s Coleman Stewart is the top seed heading into NCAAs.
The NC State Wolfpack are on the prowl for their third 400 free relay title in the last four years.
As we tick down the days to the 2019 Men’s NCAA Championships, keep track of all our event-by-event previews and winner picks here.
Indiana’s Vini Lanza is a safe enough bet to win this race. (Not that you should be gambling on swimming.)
Ryan Hoffer and the Cal Bears will be in the mix in a tight 200 medley relay field
Texas went 1-2 at last year’s NCAA Championships in the 200 back; but this year, a different Longhorn has the top seed.
With no Caeleb Dressel setting the pace, the early lead (and resulting clean water) is up for grabs in the 200 free relay.
Indiana looks just as strong as last year in this event, and they will be gunning for their 2nd-straight win.
Conference Championships brought some major shakeups to our final edition men’s Power Ranks, though our #1 rank continues to be an uneasy split between Texas and Cal.
Harvard’s Dean Farris is switching up his NCAA event lineup for the third year in a row, this time dropping the 200 free and the 200 back in favor of the 100s of those strokes.
NC State junior Coleman Stewart and Georgia Tech sophomore Caio Pumputis were named Co-MVPs of the 2019 ACC Swimming & Diving Championships.