One Illini sets meet record; two tie
Orange and Blue will travel to Macomb, Ill., for meet
Southern Illinois will host the meet this weekend
Orange and Blue meet will serve as Senior Day
Nebraska hosts the 2012 Big Ten Indoor Championships
2012 Track and Field
Outdoor: Did not compete.
Indoor: Participated in the long jump and high jump ... Placed second in the high jump at the Illini Classic with a jump of 6-6 1/4 (1.99m) ... Had a personal best in the long jump with a jump of 19-10 3/16 (6.05m) at the Illini Open ... Participated in four meets.
2011 Track and Field
Outdoor: Did not participate
2010 Illinois state champion in the high jump ... Placed ninth in the high jump at the New Balance national meet ... Owns a personal-best mark of 7-0, which ranked 15th nationally ... Was a 2010 all-state and all-conference selection.
Full name is James Davenport III ... Born Nov. 28, 1991 ... Parents are James and Donna Davenport ... Has a brother, Devon ... Biggest thrill in sports "breaking records" ... Majoring in mechanical engineering.
Davenport's Personal Bests
Long Jump: 19-10 ¼ - Illini Open (1/14/12)
High Jump: 6-6 ¼ - Illini Classic (1/21/12)
Updated July 2012