03-25-2012, 11:25 AM
Swimming is becoming bigger, though. Most of the usual suspects now have big-time programs: Auburn, Michigan, Georgia, USC, 'furd, Indiana, 'zona, etc., etc.
This is mostly a tribute to our coaches. Teri McKeever is hands down the top women's coach in the country if not the world, and Dave Durden has proven to be one of the best in the nation (remember when Sandy Barbour was vilified for hiring him?).