Husker Men and Women Earn All-Academic Team Honors
The Nebraska men’s and women’s cross country teams were honored as all-academic team selections as announced by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) on Friday.
A total of 217 programs were represented on the women’s side, while 160 men’s teams earned All-Academic Team honors. Programs must have compiled a cumulative GPA or 3.00 or greater to qualify for the award. The Husker women posted a 3.37 team GPA, while the men had a GPA of 3.04.
The SEC led all women’s conferences with 13 teams earning All-Academic honors, followed by the ACC with 12 and Conference-USA and the Big Ten with 11 apiece. Men’s conferences were headlined by the Atlantic 10, the SEC and the ACC with nine teams each, while the Big Ten boasted six teams on the men’s side.