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Cam Levins gives Southern Utah 1st NCAA track champion

Published: Thursday, Aug. 27 2015 11:28 p.m. MDT

Southern Utah's Cameron Levins reacts as he wins the men's 10,000-meter run at the NCAA outdoor track and field championships, Wednesday, June 6, 2012, at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa.  (Charlie Neibergall, Associated Press) Southern Utah's Cameron Levins reacts as he wins the men's 10,000-meter run at the NCAA outdoor track and field championships, Wednesday, June 6, 2012, at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa. (Charlie Neibergall, Associated Press)

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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