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2018 Men’s NCAA Championships: Day 3 Finals Live Recap

Indiana leads a brutally-close team battle, and also has several event title contenders tonight: among them Ian Finnerty (pictured) in the 100 breast and Blake Pieroni in the 200 free.

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2018 M. NCAA Day 3: Dressel’s Throwing Down Free Times on Butterfly

We try to put record-breaking swims by Dressel and Finnerty into context, along with some other thoughts from the third day of the 2018 NCAA Division I Men’s Swimming & Diving Championships.

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Stanford’s DeVine Swims to #2 All-Time with 3:35.2 400 IM

Tonight, it was DeVine on top as he became the 2nd fastest 400 IMer in history.

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2018 Men’s NCAA Championships: Day 3 Prelims Live Recap

Five teams are within 16 and a half points of one another for the NCAA crown at the moment, with today’s meet-high 7-event prelims session holding perhaps the most valuable key to securing a team championship.

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Fastest 400 IM Prelim In History Sees Sub-3:40 Required For Final

Andrew Seliskar leads the way in the fastest 400 IM preliminary in history.

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Switkowski Blasts 1:39.5 200 IM to Become #3 All-Time

Tonight, it was Florida’s Jan Switkowski taking over, as he put up a 1:39.54 to become the 3rd fastest performer ever. Behind him, NC State’s  Vazaios also broke 1:40 in 1:39.97 to become #4.

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2018 M. NCAA: Day One Continues the 200 Free Explosion

NC State’s dominant victory tonight, coupled with numerous fast splits, continued the 200 yard freestyle progression we’ve seen over the couple of years.

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2018 M. NCAA Previews: Gators a Major Title Threat in 800 Free Relay

While NC State and Texas are 2 of the top teams battling for the title tonight, the Florida Gators are bringing in a team that could be hard to beat.

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2018 M. NCAA Picks: For 1st Time in Years, No Clear Favorite in 200 IM

Florida senior Mark Szaranek will be looking to win the 200 IM title outright after winning tying for the victory last year, but he’ll have to deal with Auburn’s Hugo Gonzalez and the rest of a very strong field.

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2018 M. NCAA Picks: Singaporean Standoff In 200 Fly

Joseph Schooling will be looking to recapture the 200 fly NCAA title crown in his senior year.

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2018 M. NCAA Picks: Frosh Aim for Podium in Senior-Heavy 400 IM Field

In a field laden with seniors, freshmen Brandonn Almeida and Hugo Gonzalez have a shot at the podium.

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Gunnar Bentz Swims NCAA “A” Cut in 200 Fly at Bulldog Last Chance

Bentz hadn’t yet earned an NCAA individual invite before Sunday’s swim.

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2018 SEC Wrap-Up: After Big Showing, What Will Dressel Swim at NCAAs?

One of the big questions after Caeleb Dressel’s outstanding showing at the SEC meet surrounds his NCAA schedule. 

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2018 SEC Championships: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

Caeleb Dressel will look for more history tonight in the final of the men’s 100 breast.

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Gunnar Bentz: “The Big Meet is This Summer” (Video)

After finishing 8th in the men’s 400 IM last night, Gunnar Bentz, coming off of a broken collar bone for majority of the season, placed 5th in this mornings prelims of the 200 fly.

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