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SEC Indoors at the Tyson Center

BY ANDRES FOCIL
SEC Indoors at the Tyson Center

FAYETTEVILLE – No. 6 Arkansas Razorback men’s track and field will begin the championships portion of the 2010 indoor season with the hosting of the SEC Indoor Championships, at the Randal Tyson Track Center, Fri.-Sun., Feb. 26-28.

Events will be held Fri.-Sun., Feb. 26-28, 2010. Friday, multi-events will start 1 p.m. Saturday, field events are at 10 a.m., running events start at 1:30 p.m. and multi-events are at 2:10 p.m. Sunday, field events are at 10 a.m. and running events are at 12:35 p.m.

No. 21 Alabama, No. 16 Auburn, No. 4 Florida, No. 25 Georgia, No. 23 Kentucky, No. 3 LSU, Ole Miss, South Carolina and Tennessee will be competing with the Hogs at the Randal Tyson Track Center this weekend. The ESPNU championship highlight show will air Thurs., March 11 at 8 p.m. CST on ESPNU. SEC Weekly TV will also be devoting a show to the championship. SEC Weekly TV airs Tuesdays at 5 p.m. CST on ESPNU and repeats a few times during the week. Some of the clips from SEC Weekly TV are also posted on SECSports.com.

Live results and a live stream can be found at ArkansasRazorbacks.com. A complete meet recap will available at ArkansasRazorbacks.com and SECSports.com shortly after the final event on each day of competition.

The Razorbacks are ranked No. 6 in the current coaches’ association poll. Arkansas is one of five

The Razorbacks are ranked No. 6 in the current coaches’ association poll. Arkansas is one of seven Southeastern Conference men’s teams in the top 25. The LSU Tigers are No. 3, the Florida Gators are No. 4, the Auburn Tigers are No. 16, the Alabama Crimson Tide are No. 21, the Kentucky Wildcats are No. 23 and the Georgia Bulldogs are No. 25.

On the track this weekend, Arkansas will be in the hunt for its 29th conference indoor team title, its 17th SEC indoor team title, its 94th conference team title overall (cross country, indoor and outdoor) and its 49th SEC team title overall (cross country, indoor and outdoor).

At the 2009 SEC Indoor Championships, the Razorbacks won four individual and relay events and earned seven runner-up finishes. Arkansas scored 130 points to Florida’s 102 to win the latest conference title. Chris Bucknam was named SEC Coach of the Year and Dorian Ulrey was named SEC Runner of the Year.

Arkansas student-athletes hold the leading times in the SEC in the mile (Ulrey), the 3,000 meters (Ulrey), the 5,000 meters (Scott MacPherson) and the distance medley relay (Drew Butler, Ben Skidmore, Chris Bilbrew, Ulrey).

Download: 2.26-28.10 SEC Indoor.pdf



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