Final results for the 2013 Big Ten Indoor Championships are linked, full recap to follow.
The No. 15 Minnesota men's indoor track and field team sits in fifth place at the 2013 Big Ten Indoor Championships at the SPIRE Institute after one day of competition with 10 team members advancing to finals competition on Saturday.
2013 Season- Indoor: Ran prelims in the 60 meters at the Big Ten Championships (6.78) Took fourth at the Big Ten Championships in the 60 m (6.80) Ran prelims at the Big Ten Championships in the 200 meters with a time of 21.30.Outdoor: did not compete.
‘U’ Alum Siegmeier Joins Gophers Staff
A two-time All-American and three-time Big Ten champion, Zach Siegmeier will serve as director of operations for men's track & field and cross country.
Blankenship, Mead Shine in Olympic Finals
Mead and Blankenship recorded the best Olympic finishes by Gophers since Staffan Strand finished sixth in the high jump for Sweden during the 2000 Olympics in Sydney.
Blankenship Punches Ticket to Olympic Final
Ben Blankenship (1,500) and Hassan Mead (5,000) will run in Olympic finals on Saturday night.