2007: Placed 16th at the Kansas State vs. Kansas Duel with a 5K time of 17:36 ... Competed at the NCAA Pre-Nationals in the open division and placed 123rd with an 8K time of 27:01.
2006: Competed in five meets ... Finished fourth on the team and ninth overall at the KSU Wildcat Invitational ... Ran an 8K personal record at the NCAA Pre-Nationals (25:59.1) ... Placed 196th at the Roy Griak Invitational (27:08.1).
2005: Ran in one race in his first year on the squad ... Competed in the open division at NCAA Pre-Nationals (28:41.0), good for 138th place.
Personal: Son of Irene Tallam ... Nephew of former Jayhawk runner Benson Chesang ... Majoring in economics.