UT's Stephen Harris won the pole vault for decathletes in 14-9, well ahead of teammate Alex Hriteu (12-10).
Tennessee also registered some noteworthy runnerup finishes. Karl Jennings ran a 7.43 clocking to place second behind former Vol Dawane Wallace (7.24) in the 55-meter hurdles. Rocky Danners went 16-8 3/4 to place second in the open pole vault behind former Vol Tim Mack (17-8). Like Wallace, Mack was competing unattached. UT's Kevin Thompson placed second in the shot put (46-10 1/4) and Vol teammate Jim Sexton finished second in the weight throw (47-3).