Men Win Record 13th Team Title!
INDIANAPOLIS – Texas won four of seven events and set NCAA records in each of them as the Longhorns punctuated their third consecutive national team title and NCAA-leading 13th national crown with authority Saturday evening at the 2017 NCAA Division I Men’s Swimming and Diving Championships.
The Longhorns won the national title with 542 points and tied their own NCAA record with 11 victories among the meet’s 21 events. Already the winningest coach in the sport’s history, Texas head coach Eddie Reese boasts NCAA team titles across one-third of his 39-year tenure in Austin. He was selected as the CSCAA Coach of the Year for a third consecutive season.
The Longhorns shattered seven NCAA records and three American records in their four-day romp through the championships. The win moves the Longhorns out of a tie with Michigan and into No. 1 all-time with their 13 NCAA men’s swimming and diving titles…[Read More at Texassports.com]