AUSTIN, Texas — Three Husker men finished as second-team All-Americans during the opening day of outdoor championships Wednesday.
Burger Lambrechts placed 14th in the shot put, George Kusche finished 15th in the 1,500 meters and Luke Siedhoff was 15th in the 110 hurdles (13.86 seconds).
Eleven Huskers will compete at nationals Thursday.
The Nebraska 100: Our greatest athletes
The Nebraska 100, originally selected in 2005 and then updated and re-ranked in 2015, came from a pool of nearly 500 names from the ranks of high school, college, amateur and professional sports from the past 140 years. Assistance came from a panel of veteran sports observers from across the state, with the newspaper's sports staff determining the final rankings.