The Longhorns are in the hunt for an NCAA threepeat this season, and they have very few weaknesses.
Big-name scratches on the morning of day five include Ryan Lochte in the 200 back, Conor Dwyer in the 200 IM, Josh Prenot in the 200 IM, Jack Conger in the 200 back, and Katie Meili in the 100 free.
After an eventful night one at the 2016 U.S Olympic Trials, more of America’s big stars will step up to the blocks for their first races including Missy Franklin, Natalie Coughlin, and Katie Ledecky.
Defending NCAA 200 yard breaststroke champion Will Licon swam a more unique distance of the stroke last weekend in a local club meet.
Texas local Preston Varozza commits to NCAA Championship winning Longhorns for the 2016-2017 season.
Georgia sophomore Gunnar Bentz will be looking to move up from last year’s 8th-place finish in the 200 IM at NCAA’s, but he’ll likely have to spar against a star-studded cast of fellow returners: Will Licon, Josh Prenot, Ryan Murphy, and Dylan Bosch
Ryan Murphy of Cal will look to win his third consecutive NCAA title in the men’s 200 backstroke.
University of Texas women and men are poised to sweep their respective Big 12 championship titles on the final day of competition in Austin.
Day 3 prelims for the Big 12 Championships will feature the 400 IM, 100 fly, 200 free, 100 breast, 100 back, and 3 meter diving events.
Tonight, the Big 12 Championships kick off in Austin, Texas. Follow along for a live recap of tonight’s events: the women’s and men’s 200 medley relays, men’s one meter diving, and the women’s and men’s 800 free relays.
The Texas Longhorn men took part in a team relay battle divided by class, with youngsters Townley Haas and Joseph Schooling among the most impressive performers.
John Murray’s 100 back victory helped keep the Longhorn men undefeated for the season.
Madisyn Cox had two wins for Texas as they defeated Arizona.
Kaitlin Harty of the YMCA of the North Shore now ranks as the 15th-fastest 200 yard backstroker of all-time.
Clark Smith set a new American and NCAA record in the 1000 free as part of the 1650 tonight.