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Houston wins Big Ten title and sets Gophers record in triple jump

Redshirt senior Trey Houston broke a Gophers record that's lasted 24 years.
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MINNEAPOLIS —

Houston, we have liftoff.

Trey Houston that is. The Gophers redshirt senior claimed Big Ten championship in the triple jump and also soared to a new Minnesota record.  

He broke a mark that lasted 24 years. 

Houston has come a long way as a redshirt senior both in technique and self-confidence.

They're onto the NCAA Indoor Championships, where Houston hopes to take another huge leap forward in his career.