Roberts Starts 400M tomorrow at IAAF World Championships

LUBBOCK, Texas - Texas Tech's Gil Roberts begins competition in the IAAF World Championships tomorrow as the 400M heats begin at 5:50 a.m. C.S.T in Berlin, Germany.

Roberts is in heat five of seven heats and has the fastest time in the heat this season. Berlin is the same city where Jesse Owens in the 1936 Olympics became the first American to win four gold medals. The first three in each heat advance plus the three fastest times.