Cowboys Head To Nationals Ranked No. 1


Tuesday, November 13th 2012, 1:48 pm
By: News 9


The Oklahoma State men's cross country team remains the top-ranked team in the nation and the women's team stayed at No. 21 in the final regular season United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association national poll.

The Cowboys received nine out of the possible 12 first-place votes. The men are coming off winning their fifth-straight Midwest Regional title and are seeking to capture their third national championship in the last four years. The Cowgirls remain in the No. 21 and are coming off a second-place at Midwest Regional a week ago.

Both OSU teams travel to Louisville, Ky. for the NCAA National Championships on Saturday. The women's race is slated to begin at 11 a.m. with the men's race following at 12:15 p.m. The races will be broadcast live on NCAA.com.