It all came down to the final race of the weekend, but the No. 10 Texas Tech men's track & field team earned its highest overall finish in the Big 12 Indoor Championships history, in Ames, Iowa, on Saturday.
A flurry of All-Big 12 honors and finals qualifications were the story for the No. 10 men's and No. 17 women's Texas Tech track & field teams on day one of the Big 12 Indoor Track & Field Championships, in Ames, Iowa, on Friday.
The Rice Owls men's track and field team racked up 99.5 points to finish fourth at Thursday's C-USA Indoor Championships at the CrossPlex facility, the highest finish by the Owls since the 2010 season.
On a day when four Rice Owls won individual titles at the C-USA Indoor Championships, senior thrower Claire Uke shined the brightest by breaking a 29-year-old school record formerly held by Regina Cavanaugh (1986) with a throw of 17.95m (58-10.75) to w...