Erik Kynard defends high jump crown
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Kansas State high jumper Erik Kynard was busy scarfing down a double cheeseburger with small fries and a soda Thursday before the NCAA national meet when he noticed a paper crown meant for kids over his shoulder.
As the defending national champion, Kynard thought it'd be fitting if he brought the crown to Drake Stadium and passed it on to whoever might take his title.
Indiana's Derek Drouin came close, but Kynard left the stadium with that paper crown firmly planted ...
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