The college men’s 4×100 heats are underway. LSU, looking for a Penn fourpeat, wins the opening race by more than a second in 39.49.
Florida State, whose leadoff leg started from a standing position, won Heat 2 in 39.79, just ahead of Lincoln (MO), in 39.91.
The third head belongs to St. Augustine’s, in 40.16.
Texas A&M posts the fastest time so far, 39.37, in winning Heat 4.
Tennessee wins Heat 5 in 39.53.
Heat 6 goes to Florida in 39.94.
That takes care of the seeded teams. Other heat winners:
Heat 7: Arkansas, 40.70
Heat 8: Rutgers, 41.50
Heat 9: Army, 41.92
Heat 10: Christopher Newport, 41.58