Team finishes highest at national meet since 1988
Senior makes NCAA history after winning two national titles
Senior Riley wins heat and records second fastest qualifying time
Senior Riley breaks school record in 100m
Senior Andrew Riley looks to add two national individual titles
2012 Track and Field
Outdoor: Earned first-team USTFCCCA ALl-America honors after advancing to the finals in the 4x100m relay at the NCAA Championships ... Qualified individually for the NCAA Championships in the 100m and 200m ... Anchored the 4x100m relay to a second-consecutive Big Ten title.
Indoor: Won a pair of event titles at the Orange and Blue Open in the 60m and Illini Classic in the 200m ... Set a new personal record in the 60m with a time of 6.75 at the Tyson Invitational ... Placed second in the 60m at the Mark Colligan Memorial ... Placed in the top seven in both the 60m and 200m at the Tyson Invitational ... Competed in five meets total.
2011 Track and Field
Outdoor: Earned first-team USTFCCCA All-America honors after placing sixth in the 100m at the NCAA Championships ... Also competed in the semifinal of the 200m at the NCAA Championships ... Anchored the 4x100m relay team at the NCAA Outdoor Championships, which placed third and earned first-team USTFCCCA All-America honors ... Also anchored the relay during the NCAA semifinal, where the team timed 38.72 to break the Big Ten and school record ... Scored the most individual points for the team with 16 at the Big Ten Championships and picked up a pair of silver medals for his runner-up finishes in the 100m and 200m ... Sprinted to personal-best times of 10.20 in the 100m and 20.70 in the 200m at the Big Ten Championships, which placed him second on Illinois' all-time lists behind only 100m and 200m school-record holder Anthony Jones (10.10, 20.62) ... Also anchored the 4x100m relay to the Big Ten title ... Part of the Drake Champion 4x100m relay.
Indoor: Scored points at the Big Ten Championships in the 60m dash with a sixth-place finish and in the 200m with a fifth-place effort ... Won a pair of event titles in the 100m at the Illini Open and Illini Classic ... Competed at eight meets total.
2010 Track and Field
Outdoor: Anchored the 4x100m relay to an appearance at the NCAA Championships, where the squad timed 40.22 in the semifinal ... Qualified for the NCAA West Preliminary Round of Championship in the 200m and missed advancing to the NCAA Championships by one spot ... Scored nine points individually at the Big Ten Championships after placing fourth in the 100m and fifth in the 200m ... Also ran the anchor leg of the 4x100m relay which placed second at the conference meet for the second-consecutive year ... Part of the 4x100m relay that timed the fourth-fastest mark in school history of 39.76 in its third-place finish at the Drake Relays ... Turned in a personal-best time of 20.94 in his 200m victory at the Illinois Twilight ... Clocked a personal-best 100m time of 10.63 at the Drake Relays.
Indoor: Scored points at the Big Ten Championships in the 60m dash with a sixth-place finish ... Turned in a personal-best time of 6.84 in the prelims of the 60m at the conference meet ... Also competed in the prelims of the 200m at the conference meet ... Hit the provisional qualifying mark in the 200m with a personal-best time of 21.59 at the Meyo Invitational and placed fourth ... Opened the season with a third-place showing in the 60m at the Iowa Dual ... Turned in a runner-up finish in the 60m at the Illinois Intercollegiate.
2009 Track & Field
Outdoor: Ran on 4x100m relay team that competed at the NCAA Mideast Regional (41.53), and took second place at the Big Ten Championships (40.63) ... Ran on 4x100m relay teams that won titles at the Morgan State Legacy Meet (40.76) and the Illinois Invitational (40.74) ... Competed in the 200m at the Big Ten Championships ... Posted outdoor season-best 21.41 in prelims at the Big Ten Championships ... Took ninth place at the Big Ten Championships in the 200m ... Also competed in the 100m at the Big Ten Championships, timing 10.85 in prelims ... Recorded outdoor personal-best 10.74 in the 100m at the Illinois Invitational.
Indoor: Competed in the 60m at the Big Ten Championships, timing 6.95 in prelims ... Ran indoor season-best 6.94 in the 60m at the EIU Friday Night Special ... Also competed in the 200m in five meets and posted indoor season-best 22.25 at the Iowa State Classic.
2008 Track & Field
Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons.
Qualified for the 2006 Illinois AA state meet in the 4x100m relay and 4x200m relay ... Lettered for two years in football and one year in track and field.
Born March 13, 1989 ... Son of Jason and Kate Azie ... Has two younger siblings, Franklin and Kimberly ... Majoring in communications.
Azie's Personal Bests
100m: 10.20 - Big Ten Championships (5/15/11)
200m: 20.67 - Big Ten Championships (5/13/12)
60m: 6.75 - Tyson Invitational (2/10/12)
200m: 21.42 - Tyson Invitational (2/12/11)
Updated July 2012