Riley Wins Gold at Commonwealth Games
July 30, 2014
GLASGOW, Scotland -- Former Illini standout Andrew Riley competed at the 20th Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland on Tuesday, winning the 110m hurdles to capture his first major title.
Riley advanced to the 110m hurdles final after winning his first-round heat with a time of 13.47 on Tuesday morning. In the finals later that afternoon, the Kingston, Jamaica, native clocked a 13.32 to win gold, finishing ahead of England's William Sharman (13.36) and Barbados' Shane Brathwaite (13.49).