Lincoln qualified for the finals after finishing second in his heat in the semifinals on Friday night with a time of 8:30.25. In the finals he took the lead on the fifth lap, but fell back towards the end of the race to finish for a time of 8:30.63 and the seventh-place finish.
Former Razorback track athlete Seneca Lassiter captured the 1,500-meter title with a time of 3:40.90. Other former Razorbacks that competed were Matt Hemingway who tied for second in the high jump with a clearance of 7-6.00. Calvin Davis finished fourth in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 49.84 and in the triple jump Robert Howard registered a mark of 53-6.5 to finish sixth.