Three silver medals were awarded to Big Ten athletes on day two of the Olympics as Kelci Bryant (USA, Minnesota), Matt Grevers (USA, Northwestern) and Michael Phelps (USA, Michigan) took home medals. Bryant teamed with Abigail Johnston to place second in the synchronized 3M springboard, while Grevers and Phelps, along with Cullen Jones and Ryan Lochte, finished second in the 4x100 freestyle relay.
Medalists after Day 2
Kelci Bryant - synchronized 3M springboard (silver)
Matt Grevers - 4x100 freestyle relay (silver)
Michael Phelps - 4x100 freestyle relay (silver)
Peter Vanderkaay - 400 freestyle (bronze)