Men's 4x400 Team Breaks Record by 1.34 Seconds
2007 Outdoor: Member of the All-Conference 4x400-meter relay team that ran 3:11.32 and placed third at the Big South Conference Championships... Ran a Career-best 52.47 in the 400-meter hurdle prelims at the Georgia Tech Invitational, which set a new Coastal Carolina record... Placed second in the 400-meter hurdles four times during the season... Finished 25th in the 400-meter hurdle prelims at the NCAA Regional Meet with a time of 53.30... Was 19th in the 400-meter hurdles at the Penn Relays... Also ran on the distance medley relay team that ran 10:06.79 at Penn Relays... 2006: Named the Big South Conference Outdoor Track Freshman of the Year after winning the 400-meter hurdles in 53.13... Finished 26th at Regionals with his time of 53.82 in the 400-meter hurdles... Qualified for the US Junior Championships... Posted a season-best time of 52.77 in the 400-meter hurdles at the Shamrock Invitational... Finished 28th out of 67 competitors in the Penn Relays... High School: Graduate of Dorman High School... Owns personal best of 53.01 in the 400-meter hurdles... Finished third in the 2005 State AAAA finals of the 400-meter hurdles and fifth in the 110 high hurdles... Three-year varsity letterwinner in track and field... Personal: Full name: Tyrone Brian Murphy... Son of Billy and Pearline Murphy... Finance major.