Alex Talley of Nebraska’s track and field team was named the Big Ten Men’s Field Athlete of the Week yesterday afternoon. It’s the second time he has won the honor this season.
Talley captured his third win of the season in the shot put with a launch of 64-feet, 10-inches. He also finished second in the weight throw with a toss of 69-10. He leads the Big Ten and is fifth nationally in both events.
Nebraska hosts the Adidas Classic tomorrow and Saturday at the Devaney Center Indoor Track.