Merritt wins 400m for chance to defend his gold
title in London. Tony McQuay, winner at the NCAA championships earlier this month, was second in 44.49, and Bryshon Nellum of Southern California was third in 44.80 to earn the other two spots on the Olympic team. Jeremy Wariner , the
Wariner joins injured list on US relay team
have won the last eight 4X400-meter relays they've entered at the Olympics. The U.S. team will probably look to a 400-meter hurdler or short-distance sprinter to join Joshua Mance, Tony McQuay and Bryshon Nellum in the final.
Mance puts summertime fun aside
to represent the United States and to be able to train with so many great competitors, such as Joey (Hughes), Bryshon ( Nellum ), Reggie (Wyatt)," Mance said. "All four of us run the 400. We're all state champions and now that we
'I kept going, just to run to safety'
There was no real purpose for Bryshon Nellum to be in the courtroom. He had to testify, but the truth is, he hadn't even seen the guys who had shot him. To him, those
Nellum's revenge is an Olympic berth
Updated Jul 18, 2012 1:23 AM ET Bryshon Nellum had a decision to make. When the thought of revenge crossed his mind, he chose to go the other way. That path led him to the
Pistorius proves he belongs
Maslek said. “It must be really tough. I’m glad he has the possibility to race here.” American runner Bryshon Nellum said: “Just him being out there is motivation, inspires others. Some people give up. For him to continue to
Merritt, Richards-Ross return to the Olympics
have won the race but the real victory Sunday in the men's 400 meters at the U.S. Olympic trials belonged to Bryshon Nellum . Nellum, a senior at Southern California, finished third in the event, behind Merritt and Tony McQuay, for a
How well do you know your Olympians?
Updated Aug 1, 2012 2:54 PM ET Competing for gold isn’t the only thing that makes Olympians interesting. Think you know a lot about the world’s top athletes gathered in London? Read these nuggets and take a guess before clicking on the links to find the answer. 1. This Team USA star is