Errol Nolan Advances to Men's 400m Finals at NCAA Indoor Championships
March 8, 2013
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark.- University of Houston track and field senior Errol Nolan opened up the 2013 NCAA Division I Indoor Track & Field Championships with a school-record breaking run in the men's 400-meter dash.
Entering the event ranked eighth in the nation, the Rosenberg, Texas native, posted the third fastest time (45.72) in the preliminary round to advance to Saturday's finals.
Also competing for the Cougars in day one of the Championships was freshman Leshon Collins. Collins, who was ranked 16th nationally coming into the meet, ran a time of 6.77 in the men's 60-meter dash, but his time was not fast enough to qualify for the finals.
A LOOK AHEAD
ESPN3 will air the meet live at 6 p.m., Saturday, while ESPNU will televise the Championships on tape delay at 6 p.m., Sunday, March 17. Live stats will also be available on the Flash Results website.