Southern California's Kendall Ellis, left, crosses the finish line first in the women's 1,600 relay, next to Purdue's Jaheya Mitchel on the final day of the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Hayward Field on Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Eugene, Ore.
Southern California's Kendall Ellis, left, crosses the finish line first in the women's 1,600 relay, next to Purdue's Jaheya Mitchel on the final day of the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Hayward Field on Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Eugene, Ore. Collin Andrew The Register-Guard via AP
Southern California's Kendall Ellis, left, crosses the finish line first in the women's 1,600 relay, next to Purdue's Jaheya Mitchel on the final day of the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Hayward Field on Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Eugene, Ore. Collin Andrew The Register-Guard via AP

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