The individual lineups for the 800 free relays have dropped at the 2016 men’s NCAA Championships, with most of the expected names on the list, including Texas duo Joseph Schooling and Jack Conger.
Cal’s Ryan Murphy has gained an astounding 99.3% of winner picks in the 100 backstroke in a men’s Pick ‘Em Contest that has tended toward the extremes in terms of voting consistency.
The Texas men ended up with the win in the first relay on last year’s schedule because of a NC State DQ, and the two teams should go 1-2 again in the first event of this year’s NCAA championships: the 800 free relay.
Caeleb Dressel has been on fire this year. You shouldn’t be surprised at where he falls on our list of most valuable swimmers at men’s NCAA’s
The NC State Wolfpack was hundredths away from the title last year, and they’ll fight down to the last yard again for this year’s title.
Since finishing 12th last season, NC State has improved their 200 medley relay tremendously. The Wolfpack put up a 1:23.19 at ACCs, to take the top seed heading into NCAAs.
Michigan’s Anders Nielsen was oh-so-close to a title last year– he might have what it takes to take it all this season.
The Florida sophomore leads the 50 free field by over 6 tenths going into NCAAs.
Ryan Held will be a key leg on NC State’s 200 free relay, which will look for a big win at NCAAs.
Caeleb Dressel will hunt down the NCAA title along with Vlad Morozov’s NCAA record in the 100 freestyle.
Watch selected race videos, including all the women’s relays and some quick individual men’s performances, from this month’s Men’s and Women’s ACC Championships.
NC State coach Braden Holloway talks about everything from the depth of the ACC to training in an Olympic year after the conclusion of the 2016 ACC Men’s Swimming & Diving Championships.
NC State has a solid lead heading into the last day of finals at the 2016 ACC Men’s Swimming & Diving Championships, and will be looking to win their second championship in a row.
NC State sophomore Ryan Held talked with SwimSwam about his 18.1 split anchoring the 200 medley relay and several other topics during the 2016 ACC Men’s Swimming & Diving Championship.
Simonas Bilis is the 200 freestyle ACC Champion, leading a Wolpack sweep of the event’s podium last night.