Kim Francis up next for Tech
Tech with three entries
Francis and Relay join Muhammad in Eugene
400m Hurdler runs top time at East Prelims
2013 Indoor Second Team All-WAC (200m)
2013 Outdoor First Team All-WAC (100m, 200m, 4x100m Relay)
2013 Outdoor NCAA Qualifier (200m, 4x100m Relay)
2013 NCAA Outdoor NCAA Semifinalist (4x100m Relay)
2013: Finished 13th in the 60m dash at the Blazer Invite (1/11) with a time of 6.94 after running 6.90 in the prelims and ran the second leg of the 4x400m relay that won with a time of 3:17.47, the 10th fastest time in school history ... Won the 60m dash at the Howie Ryan Invitational (1/25-26) with the fastest times in all three rounds, running 6.82 in the finals after running 6.80 in the prelims and 6.83 in the semfinals while also finishing sixth in the 200m with a time of 22.05 ... At the WAC Indoor Championships (2/21-23), finished fourth in the 200m with an altitude adjusted time of 21.30 after running an altitude adjusted time of 21.27 in the prelims and finished seventh in the 60m with an altitude adjusted time of 6.82 after running an altitude adjusted time of 6.79 in the prelims ... Finished seventh in the 200m with a time of 21.65 and ran the third leg of the 4x100m relay that finished second with a time of 40.87 at the SEC-Big Ten Challenge (3/23) ... At the Texas Relays (3/28-30), ran 10.64 in the 100m to finish 37th and ran the third leg of the 4x100m relay that finished seventh with a time of 40.39 after running 40.74 in the prelims ... Ran a pair of personal best times at the SFA Invitational (4/6) as he finished second in the 200m with a time of 21.05 and placed third in the 100m with a itme of 10.59 ... Finished 10th in the 200m at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/20) with a time of 21.21 ... Ran 10.67 in the 100m dash to place 11th and ran the third leg of the 4x100m relay that won with a time of 40.22 at the Bobcat Classic (4/27) ... Garnered three All-WAC first team honors at the WAC Outdoor Championships as he finished second in the 100m with at ime of 10.40 after running 10.44 in the prelims and finished second in the 200m with a time of 20.89 after running 21.01 in the prelims and ran the third leg of the 4x100m relay that won gold with a time of 39.87 ... At the NCAA East Preliminary Championships (5/23-25), ran the third leg of the 4x100m relay that finished eighth with a time fo 39.71 - the 10th fastest time in school history - and finished 33rd in the opening round of the 200m with a time of 21.35 ... Ran on the 4x100m relay at the NCAA Championship (6/5-8) that finished 12th with a time of 39.71.
2010-2012 (South Plains College): Competed in track and field at South Plains College, running a personal best 10.35 in the 100m and 20.77 in the 200m ... Was a two-time All-American ... Team won the national championship.
High School: Graduated from Southfiefld High School in 2009 ... Won the Michigan state title in the 200m ... Had high school PR times of 10.55 in the 100m and 21.60 in the 200m.
Personal: Niko Richey ... Born on Feb. 6, 1991 in Detroit, Mich. ... Son of Bobby Richey and Nicole Williams ... Has four younger siblings: Taquan, Malik, Matthew and Dillyn.