March 24, 2009
Rice University triple jumper Ugo Nduaguba was selected as Conference USA's co-Track and Field Male Outdoor Athlete of the Week. Competing at the TSU Relays, Nduaguba (Roxbury, Mass.) posted an automatic qualifying with a first-place mark of 15.61m (51-2.75).
Houston's Ivan Diggs shared the award with Nduaguba with a first-place mark of 2.13m (6-11.75) in the high jump.
Rice this weekend hosts the Victor Lopez Bayou Classic at the Rice Track Stadium Friday and Saturday.