BTN.com staff, March 25, 2015
The Campus Recreation and Wellness Center on the campus of the University of Iowa will play host to the 2015 NCAA Men?s Swimming & Diving Championships, which begins Thursday and concludes Saturday. Preliminary sessions begin at 11 a.m. CT each day, with nightly finals slated for 7 p.m.
This year?s championships will feature 54 Big Ten student-athletes from nine different schools. Big Ten institutions have won 487 individual titles, including a conference-leading 167 crowns from Michigan student-athletes.
Seven Big Ten squads are ranked in the top 25 of the latest national polls. Michigan appears at No. 5, followed by No. 8 Ohio State and No. 9 Indiana. Wisconsin checks in at No. 19, while Iowa, Minnesota and Penn State sit at No. 21, No. 22 and No. 24, respectively.
ESPN3 will stream finals sessions Friday and Saturday, and ESPNU will air a two-hour show at 5 p.m. ET on April 8 for the men?s championships.
The list of Big Ten qualifiers can be found below.