LSU distance runner Davis Bove sets school record with sub-4:00 mile at Music City Challenge

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LSU distance runner Davis Bove sets school record with sub-4:00 mile at Music City Challenge
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WAFB) - LSU sophomore distance runner Davis Bove returned to his home state of Tennessee and broke a school record in the mile that had stood for 26 years.

The Franklin, Tenn. native finished with a time of 3:57.49 at the Music City Challenge on Friday, Feb. 12. He bested the previous record of 3:58.77 that was set by Passmore Furusa in 1995.

Bove’s time was the eighth fastest in the NCAA this season.

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