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First Annual SwimSwam NCAA Division I Men’s Preseason Picks

Think Caeleb Dressel is going to win three events again this year? So do we.

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2017-2018 Men’s NCAA Power Rankings: First Edition

As in previous years, SwimSwam’s Power Rankings are somewhere between the CSCAA-style dual meet rankings and a pure prediction of NCAA finish order….

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College Swimming Previews: Undefeated Senior Class Leads #1 Texas

The Texas Longhorns have won the NCAA title each year since Joseph Schooling and the rest of the class of 2018 arrived on the “Forty Acres.” The race for the team title projects to be tighter this year, but the Longhorns have the talent and depth to make it four in a row.

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Schooling Posts 19.32 50 Free at Texas Orange vs White

The Texas Men’s team proved once again why they’re ranked #1.

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2017 U.S. Open: Day 3 Finals Live Recap

Cal’s Matt Josa is the top seed for tonight’s 100 fly final.

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2017 U.S. Open: Day 3 Prelims Live Recap

Cassidy Bayer headlines the field in the women’s 100 fly on day 3 of the U.S. Open.

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2017 U.S. World Trials: Day 5 Finals Live Recap

Nathan Adrian will look to add a second individual event to his Worlds schedule tonight in the men’s 50 free.

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2017 U.S. World Trials: Day 3 Finals Live Recap

Chase Kalisz will contest his best event tonight, the 400 IM, and look to add his name to the U.S. World Championship roster.

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2017 U.S. Worlds Trials Previews: Uncertainty Only Certain Thing in 50 Back

With Ryan Murphy practically a lock to win the 100 and 200 backstrokes, the 50 might be Matt Grevers’s best chance for a win next week at World Champs Trials.

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2017 U.S. Trials Previews: Can Shebat Break Up Cal Party in 200 Back?

Teammates Ryan Murphy and Jacob Pebley are the frontrunners in the 200 back, but Texas’ John Shebat could come out of nowhere after his explosive NCAA season.

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Winter Nats Finalist Jason Park Commits to Texas Longhorns

Park was a finalist at the 2016 U.S. Winter Nationals, placing 7th in the 200 back. He was also a 2016 Olympic Trials qualifier in the long course version of that event.

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2017 U.S. Worlds Trials Previews: Grevers Seeks Redemption in 100 Back

Murphy, who set the World Record in this event last summer, is the favorite going into the 2017 U.S. World Championships Trials, but veteran Matt Grevers won’t make it easy.

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NCAA Wrap Up: John Shebat “It still feels very surreal” (Video)

Ryan Murphy got his eight-peat, but John Shebat made Cal fans sweat

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2017 Men’s NCAA Championships: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

Texas senior Jack Conger closed out his NCAA career with his first individual title, a record-setting 200 fly.

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2017 Men’s NCAA Championships: Day 4 Photo Vault

Take a look at some of the key moments of the final day of the 2017 NCAA men’s swimming and diving championships.

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