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Lalang Defeats Derrick, Again, This Time In Epic 3000 Meters

Lawi Lalang of Arizona defeated Stanford’s Chris Derrick for the second time in less than 24 hours in Saturday’s 3000 meters at the NCAA Indoor Championships.

The two traded off the lead several times in the final 800 meters but in the end it was Lalang who held off Derrick to win in 7:46.64. Derrick finished in 7:46.81.

Watch the full race on ESPN 3 here. The men’s 3k begins about 1:52:00 into the video.

Results here.

Tags: Ncaa Indoor

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