Texas' Micaiah Harris competes in the men's 200 meters during the NCAA outdoor track and field championships Friday, June 7, 2019, in Austin, Texas. [NICK WAGNER/AMERICAN-STATESMAN]

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Micaiah Harris named Big 12 athlete of the week

Posted February 6th, 2020

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Micaiah Harris had a big week, breaking his own school record in the 200 meters and now earning the honor of Big 12 men‘s athlete of the week, the league announced Wednesday.

Harris posted a time of 20.49 seconds in the 200 at the Razorback Invitational. That‘s the best time in the NCAA and the world this season. The Longhorn ran a 20.54 in Albuquerque in January for his first school record in the indoor 200 meters.

Harris also helped Texas win the 1600-meter relay at the Razorback Invitational, securing the team title at the event.

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