STARKVILLE, Miss. ­ MSU senior Dion Crabbe and junior Pierre Browne both advance to Saturday's final in the 100 meters at the 2002 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships.

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Five Bulldogs Advance in the NCAA Outdoors

<img src="http://www.genespage.com/images/01players/track/2002/dcrabbe.jpg" align="left" width="145" height="160"> STARKVILLE, Miss. ­ MSU senior Dion Crabbe and junior Pierre Browne both advance to Saturday's final in the 100 meters at the 2002 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships.<P>

Crabbe took second in his heat, running the straightaway in 10.25, his personal-best time and tied for the fourth-best time in school history. Browne finished second in his heat and ranked fourth overall with a time of 10.22.

Both men compete in two events, the 100 and 200 meters, Saturday night at Bernie Moore Track Stadium on the campus of Louisiana State University. Sophomore teammate Marquis Davis will join Browne and Crabbe in the 200 meters.

Action concludes in Baton Rouge on Saturday. The fifth-ranked Bulldogs begin their day with the 100-meter dash finals at 7:40 p.m. Live results are available via the Internet at www.lsusports.net.


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