The star swimmer was beaten to the wall by American Caeleb Dressel, who broke the NCAA record held by Schooling and the previous American record with his swim.
Top Stories On Sport
The eight-time Olympic gold medallist was interviewed by Channel NewsAsia at the Global Transformation Forum in Malaysia.
Italy kept pace with Spain in European World Cup qualifying as goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon played his 1,000th professional match in a 2-0 victory over Albania on Friday (Mar 24).
Rafael Nadal cruised past Israeli Dudi Sela in the second round of the Miami Open on Friday (Mar 24) while Japan's Kei Nishikori and Canada's Milos Raonic also enjoyed comfortable victories as the top seeds got underway.
Mohamed Elshorbagy made a remarkable double recovery, reviving hopes of keeping both the world number one ranking and the British Open title after recovering to reach the semi-finals on Friday.
The Singapore speed skating team have won three gold medals, four silver medals and three bronze medals from their exploits at the Special Olympics World Winter Games 2017 in Austria.