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Transfer Maxime Rooney Will Swim for Texas in 2019-2020 NCAA Season

At the time he announced his move to Texas, it was unclear exactly what Rooney’s NCAA plans were.

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Exclusive: Dean Farris Talks Decision to Redshirt NCAA Season, Train at Texas

It’s official: Harvard’s Dean Farris has announced his plans to take an Olympic redshirt for the 2019-2020 NCAA season.

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Harvard’s Kevin Tyrrell Talks Dean Farris’ 2019-2020 Redshirt Season

“We were always aware of the fact that his senior year could be a year where he redshirted to be ready for Olympic Trials, but this year sort of cemented that we were on the right track.”

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Mental Toughness: The Mike Burton Story

Mental toughness is necessary to become a swimming champion, as it is in any sport. Some are born with it. Others must learn how to get it.

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Who Wore it Better: Hugo Gonzalez Transfer or Maxime Rooney Transfer?

Hugo Gonzalez (above) is a little harder to project, given that he didn’t swim the 2018-2019 NCAA season.

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‘It’s Good For the League’: Kevin Tyrrell on Harvard’s Rise

Success on college swimming’s most visible stage is opening up new possibilities for Harvard.

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40th Anniversary Special: Relive the 1979 Men’s NCAA DI Championships

The upcoming 2019 Men’s Division I NCAA Championships, taking place in Austin this week, mark the 40th anniversary of one…

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Conger on Training With DeSorbo: “We can do something special” (Video)

Olympic gold medalist Jack Conger talks about training as a post-grad at the University of Virginia.

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Daniel Krueger Returns To Competition for the Longhorns

Texas freshman Daniel Krueger returned to action today at Auburn after missing the Texas Hall of Fame Invite six weeks ago.

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2018 Swammy Awards: U.S. Coach of the Year Dave Durden

Durden’s men won two individual and three relay gold medals at the 2018 Pan Pacific Championships, including a backstroke sweep from Ryan Murphy.

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2018-2019 Men’s NCAA Power Rankings: December Edition

More upheaval at the top! For the second straight men’s Power Rankings, we have a new #1 as the battle for the NCAA title continues to tighten.

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2018 Swammy Awards: Men’s NCAA Coach of the Year Ray Looze

What was widely expected to be a four-team battle for the NCAA men’s team title quickly turned into a five-team matchup. And by the morning of the final day, it was that surprise fifth team who was leading the pack.

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The 5 Mentally Toughest American Elite Swimmers in History

There are probably 50 or more good candidates for the top 5 spots, but this is my list. As far as the elite swimmers go, here is my top five list, which includes nine swimmers.

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Watch Race Videos From UT Orange and White Meet

The Texas men just had their annual Orange and White intrasquad meet, with the competition coming down to the last relay and the Orange team securing the victory

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Texas Men’s Swimming & Diving Hangs 14th NCAA Championship Banner

Texas has won the last 4 consecutive NCAA Division I Men’s Swimming & Diving Championships.

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