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Cam Levins gives Southern Utah 1st NCAA track champion

By Luke Meredith

Associated Press

Published: Wednesday, June 6 2012 9:24 p.m. MDT

DES MOINES, Iowa — Cameron Levins gave Southern Utah its first NCAA outdoor national champion in track and field, winning the 10,000 meters Wednesday night.

Levins held off Arizona's Stephen Sambu by 2 seconds, winning in 28 minutes, 7.14 seconds.

Oklahoma's Brittany Borman won the javelin at 184 feet, 7 inches, Nebraska sophomore Chad Wright took the discus at 206-0, and Texas's Marquise Goodwin won the long jump at 27-0.

Stanford's Katerina Stefanidi was the women's pole vault at 14-7 1/4, and San Diego State's Whitney Ashley took the discus at 196-10.

Auburn's Harry Adams qualified for the 100 final in 9.96, the fastest qualifying time in the history of the meet.

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