BU sophomore makes final of 100, 200-meter events.
Bears get six more entries on final day of regional meet.
Bears open up regional meet in Austin with eight athletes in action.
Bears have 23 athletes trying to qualify for NCAA Outdoor Championships.
Bears set program record on final day of competition at the conference's outdoor meet.
2014 All-Big 12 Indoors (4x400-Meter Relay)
2013 All-American Indoors (4x400-Meter Relay)
2013 Big 12 Indoor Champion (4x400-Meter Relay)
2014: Earned All-Big 12 Indoor honors by running opening leg for 4x400-meter relay that placed second in 3:09.39...Missed qualifying for 400-meter final at indoor conference meet by finishing ninth in season-best time of 48.09...Competed in just three indoor meets due to injury...Outdoors, won season-opening TCU Invitational 400-meter title with time of 48.04...Ran anchor leg for second-place 4x4 crew at TCU meet...Suffered injury during lead-off leg for 4x400-meter relay at Texas Relays that ended 2014 outdoor season.
2013: Claimed All-America honors for anchor leg performance on BU's sixth-place 4x400-meter relay squad at NCAA Indoor Championships...Served as anchor leg to earn Big 12 title at indoor conference meet...Had indoor season-best time of 47.45 in 400-meter event to be sixth at Tyson Invitational...Took second with outdoor season-best time of 47.59 in quartermile at Baylor Quad Invitational...Helped BU earn 4x400-relay event title at TCU Invitational and Baylor Quad Invitational as anchor leg.
High School: Three-year letterwinner in track at Duncanville (Texas) High School...Took second in district and region, and seventh at Texas 5A state meet in 400 meters as senior...Anchored 4X400-meter relay team to state title with time of 3:14.38...Placed second in district and region, and third in Texas 5A state meet in 400 meters as junior...Won district 800m and 4x400-meter titles as junior, helping team to second-place finish overall...Won 400 meters at regionals and placed second in district as sophomore...Entered as No. 3 in Texas and No. 7 nationally in outdoor 400m...Also played for DHS football team that had 7-4 record in 2011...Personal bests of 46.79 at 400m and 1:54.36 at 800m.
Personal: Full name is Richard Jerome Gary II...Born May 11, 1994, in Dallas, Texas...Son of Richard and Heather Gary...Majoring in Business Finance.