One of the big scratches tonight came from Georgia’s Gunnar Bentz, who was the top seed in the 400 IM.
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.
An unshaved Dressel cranked out an 18.46 to win the SEC Championship title, and put up blistering relays splits of 17.86 and 17.90 to lead the Gators to victory.
The men’s 200 breast is one of the top races to watch, with Auburn’s defending SEC champ Michael Duderstadt, Missouri’s Fabian Schwingenschlogl, Alabama’s Anton McKee, and South Carolina’s Nils Wich-Glasen contending.
Florida standouts Caeleb Dressel and Maxime Rooney will take on the 100 free alongside Missouri’s Michael Chadwick, as will Georgia’s defending NCAA champ Olivia Smoliga in the women’s race.
Texas A&M holds the lead on both the men’s and women’s sides as we head into day 2 prelims of the 2017 SEC Championships.
The Tennessee women made program history when they took down the Gators in Gainesville for the first time ever. It came down to the final event, with the Volunteers notching a 2-point victory.
The Georgia Bulldogs get back to their winning ways, besting the Tennessee Volunteer men’s and women’s teams on the road in Knoxville.
Day 3 prelims of the 2016 NC State GAC Invitational saw Wolfpack All-American Hennessey Stuart throw down a quick 1:40.04 to lead the men’s 200 back prelims.
On the women’s side, one of the big matchups will be between All-American backstrokers Kira Toussaint (Tennessee) and Alexia Zevnik (NC State).
Auburn’s SEC Champions Joe Patching and Michael Duderstadt swept their stroke specialties to help the Tigers to a win.
NCAA runner-up Peter John Stevens leads one of the nation’s best breaststroke groups.
Watch race videos from Georgia’s 100th win in a dual meet versus Tennessee this weekend.
Georgia men and women defeat Tennessee at their home pool.
The men’s meet between Louisville and Tennessee came down to the final relay, with the meet resulting in a tie of 150 points apiece.