Yet another Vol football player, freshman receiver Jonathan Wade, won the 60-meter dash in a personal-best time of 6.70 seconds. Vol teammate Sean Lambert was second in 6.73.
In other events ...
• UT's Gary Kikaya won the 200-meter dash (21.23) in an NCAA provisional qualifying time.
• Rocky Danners won the pole vault in 17 feet, 6 1/2 inches, a season best and provisional qualifying mark.
• UT swept the top two spots in the pentathlon. Stephen Harris led the way with 4,110 points. Harris won the long jump with 23-9 1/2 leap. He also went 8.24 in the 60m hurdles, 41-5 3/4 in the shot put, 6-8 3/4 in the high jump and a 2:44.95 clocking in the 1,000m run. Vol teammate Kevin Thompson turned in a second-place, 3,981-point effort. Thompson's highlights came with a 52-5 1/2 heave in the shot put, more than two-feet farther than his previous lifetime best, and a 6-8 3/4 leap in the high jump. UT's Blake Sabo took fifth with 3,602 points. Teammate Kevin Yeager secured sixth with a 3,585 tally and Alex Hritcu wrapped up the Vol effort in seventh place with 3,552 points.
• Josh Whisman distinguished himself in the weight throw, his 58-6 3/4 measurement earning third place.