Tech senior fades late after leading much of race
Kennedy Kithuka went to Eugene, Oregon, this week looking to add to his pile of national titles. The count remained on hold Wednesday.
The Texas Tech senior faded to fourth place in the 10,000 meters after leading for much of the race at the NCAA outdoor track and field championships. Oregon freshman sensation Edward Cheserek, running before a home crowd at Hayward Field, pulled away late and won in 28 minutes, 30.18 seconds.