Video Interview: Eddie Reese Tips Cap to Incredible California Final Surge

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AUSTIN, Texas, March 30. THE Texas Longhorn head coach Eddie Reese tips his cap to California’s incredible final day surge at the NCAA Division I Men’s Championships.

Reese explains that the bulk of the Longhorns’ issues came from too many ninth-place finishes in prelims, what he calls the “death seat” because you typically never win the B final after qualifying ninth overall.

Reese also takes responsibility for Jack Conger’s lack of performance, and believes that he’s going to have an awesome summer.

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Author: Jason Marsteller

Jason Marsteller is the general manager of digital properties at Swimming World. He joined Swimming World in June 2006 as the managing editor after previous stints as a media relations professional at Indiana University, the University of Tennessee, Southern Utah University and the Utah Summer Games.

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