GREENSBORO, N.C. – The McAuley Aquatic Center on the campus of Georgia Tech will play host to the 2016 NCAA Men’s Swimming and Diving Championships, which will take place Wednesday through Saturday. Preliminary events begin each day at 10 a.m., with finals held at 6 p.m.
ACC schools will be represented by 50 individuals and 21 relay squads having qualified for the event from 11 different league programs.
NC State leads the way with 12 swimmers in action, while Louisville has nine swimmers and divers. The Wolfpack also enters the meet with the top qualifying time in the nation in four of the five relays.
Five ACC teams are ranked in the CSCAA Poll entering the championship. NC State holds the highest spot at No. 7, followed by No. 13 Louisville, No. 18 North Carolina, No. 19 Duke, and No. 24 Virginia Tech.
For the second time in program history, Georgia Tech and the McAuley Aquatic Center will serve as the host site for the NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships. Georgia Tech previously hosted the 2006 NCAA Championships and the CRC was also the site of the 1996 Summer Olympics swimming and diving competitions.