At Athens, Ga., Taryn Zack took fourth place in the women's 1-meter diving final to lead USC on the opening night of the SEC Swimming and Diving Championships.
The men's 800 freestyle relay squad also posted an NCAA provisional qualifying time in the evening's finale.
The USC women sit seventh with 64 points while the men are tied for seventh with Kentucky at 58 points apiece.
Zack was unable to defend her 2009 SEC 1-meter title as she posted a score of 314.35, a nine-point improvement over her preliminary score.
In the evening's finale, the men's 800 freestyle relay squad of Michael Flach, Alex Fitton, James Crawford and Andrew Atzhorn posted an NCAA provisional qualifying time of 6:34.03 to finish in seventh.
- From staff reports