Sad news out of Des Moines, Iowa site of the NCAA Track and Field Outdoor Championships. 47 year old NU coach Mark Colligan was found dead in his hotel room yesterday afternoon. Mark leaves behind a wife, a daughter and two sons. Colligan coached the throwing events and two of his athlete’s earned All-America honors in the discus yesterday as Chad Wright and Tyler Hitchler finished 6th and 7th respectively.
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