The 28-year-old swimmer was second at the turn and came on down the stretch to win his heat in 52.84 seconds at the Arena Grand Prix, easily advancing to the evening final.
Donnie Tyndall just took over Tennessee's program on Tuesday, yet his job already has gotten tougher.
There have been no raucous rallies or demonstrations on the 19,000-student campus just north of Chicago, just official notices about the vote posted near the Wildcats' locker room. But there has been plenty of lobbying in the form of private meetings, calls and emails, and everyone from coach Pat Fitzgerald to NCAA President Mark Emmert has called for a "no" vote.
Columbia disc golfer Adam Morrison, 20, is in his first full year playing in professional tournaments. He hopes to continue the success he has achieved in his amateur career.
Two of the coaches, Dave Leitao and Todor Pandov, were on Haith's staff at Missouri.
With five days left before the deadline for underclassmen to declare, Julius Randle, a 6-foot-9 Dallas native, announced the decision many expected even before he arrived as part of Kentucky's 2013 recruiting class.
Southern Mississippi coach Donnie Tyndall agreed to a six-year contract worth $1.6 million per year to replace Cuonzo Martin, who went 63-41 in three seasons at Tennessee before California hired him on April 15.
Although Southeastern Conference Commissioner Mike Slive doesn't believe college athletes should be considered university employees, he does contend that a common ground can be reached.
Columbia College lost both games of its doubleheader against Freed-Hardeman, 1-0 and 2-1 Friday.
The NCAA's Legislative Council approved a proposal to expand the meal allowance for all athletes Tuesday.
A panel of college administrators agree the NCAA business model has to change to survive.
Auburn tailback Peyton Barber, who was diagnosed with ADHD in high school, found out he also has dyslexia, a fairly common combination. Learning what was wrong came as a relief, but not much of a surprise to Barber.
Columbia College freshman Avery Rochester led her team to a second-place finish.
Columbia College softball won both games in a doubleheader against Stephens College on Tuesday that resumed from a suspended game last week.
Monday's Columbia College and Stephens softball doubleheader was pushed back a day.
In a set of talking points issued to school leaders late last week, the NCAA urged school leaders have a unified voice on the topic that could dramatically alter college athletics
His voice quavering at times, Oscar Pistorius struggled to explain alleged inconsistencies in his testimony and broke down sobbing on two occasions, forcing Judge Thokozile Masipa to temporarily halt proceedings.
Union College won its first NCAA hockey title Saturday night, scoring three times in a 1:54 span in the first period in a 7-4 victory over Minnesota on Saturday night.
No matter how they feel about the push to unionize, at least a few Northwestern players see the movement as a spark for change in college sports.
Stephens College softball loses twice to Benedictine University. Benedictine won Game 1 2-0 and 6-4 in Game 2.