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Cross Country Teams Earn Academic Recognition

March 13, 2008

Baltimore, Md. - The Loyola men's and women's cross country teams were each selected as National All-Academic Teams by the USTFCCCA. The Greyhounds, who became eligible with a team score at the NCAA Regionals, earned the distinction with a cumulative GPA above the required 3.0.

In all, 158 Division I women's programs received the USTFCCCA All-Academic Team honor. There are 325 teams in Division I that sponsor women's cross country. Of the 158 teams on the list, 35 of them had team GPAs over 3.50. South Florida, from the Big East Conference, led all schools with a team GPA of 3.78.

On the men's side, only 69 programs earned the team All-Academic honor - including two from the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference.

For a team to be considered for the USTFCCCA All-Academic Team award, they must have competed and compiled a team score at an NCAA Regional Meet. The team must also have a minimum 3.00 team cumulative grade point average.

The 2007 NCAA Division I USTFCCCA Men's All-Academic TeamsArkansas State UniversityBelmont UniversityBradley UniversityBrigham Young UniversityBrown UniversityButler UniversityCalifornia State University, FresnoCentral Michigan UniversityClemson UniversityColgate UniversityColumbia UniversityCornell UniversityCreighton UniversityDartmouth CollegeDavidson CollegeDePaul UniversityDrake UniversityEastern Kentucky UniversityEastern Washington UniversityElon UniversityFurman UniversityGardner - Webb UniversityGeorgetown UniversityGeorgia TechHarvard UniversityHigh Point UniversityIdaho State UniversityIndiana State UniversityIndiana UniversityIona CollegeIowa State UniversityLamar UniversityLehigh UniversityLoyola CollegeLoyola Marymount UniversityMiami University (Ohio)Michigan State UniversityMississippi State UniversityMonmouth UniversityMontana State UniversityNorth Carolina State UniversityOhio State UniversityOhio UniversityOklahoma State UniversityPepperdine UniversityQuinnipiac UniversityRutgers UniversitySacred Heart UniversitySiena CollegeSouth Dakota State UniversitySouthern Illinois UniversitySouthern Utah UniversityStanford UniversityStony Brook UniversitySyracuse UniversityTexas Tech UniversityU.S. Air Force AcademyU.S. Military AcademyVanderbilt UniversityVirginia TechWagner CollegeWake Forest UniversityWashington State UniversityWeber State UniversityWestern Kentucky UniversityWinthrop UniversityWofford CollegeYale University

The 2007 NCAA Division I USTFCCCA Women's All-Academic TeamsAppalachian State UniversityArizona State UniversityArkansas State UniversityAustin Peay State UniversityBall State UniversityBaylor UniversityBelmont UniversityBinghamton UniversityBoston CollegeBowling Green State UniversityBradley UniversityBrigham Young UniversityBrown UniversityButler UniversityCalifornia Polytechnic State UniversityCalifornia State University, FresnoCentral Connecticut State UniversityCentral Michigan UniversityClemson UniversityCoastal Carolina UniversityColgate UniversityCollege of William and MaryColorado State UniversityColumbia UniversityCornell UniversityCreighton UniversityDartmouth CollegeDavidson CollegeDePaul UniversityDrake UniversityDuke UniversityEastern Washington UniversityElon UniversityFlorida International UniversityFlorida State UniversityFurman UniversityGeorgetown UniversityGeorgia State UniversityGeorgia TechHarvard UniversityHigh Point UniversityIdaho State UniversityIllinois State UniversityIndiana State UniversityIndiana UniversityIndiana University-Purdue University, IndianapolisIona CollegeIowa State UniversityKansas State UniversityKent State UniversityLa Salle UniversityLafayette CollegeLamar UniversityLehigh UniversityLiberty UniversityLong Beach StateLoyola CollegeLoyola Marymount UniversityManhattan CollegeMarshall UniversityMiami University (Ohio)Michigan State UniversityMississippi State UniversityMissouri State UniversityMonmouth UniversityMontana State UniversityNorth Carolina State UniversityNortheastern UniversityNorthern Arizona UniversityOakland UniversityOhio UniversityOklahoma State UniversityOregon State UniversityPenn State UniversityPepperdine UniversityPurdue UniversityQuinnipiac UniversityRice UniversityRider UniversitySacred Heart UniversitySaint Joseph's UniversitySiena CollegeSouth Dakota State UniversitySouthern Illinois UniversitySouthern Methodist UniversitySouthern Utah UniversitySt. John's UniversityStanford UniversityStephen F. Austin State UniversityStony Brook UniversitySyracuse UniversityTexas A&M UniversityTexas Tech UniversityTowson UniversityU.S. Naval AcademyUniversity of AkronUniversity of Alabama at BirminghamUniversity of ArkansasUniversity of Arkansas, Little RockUniversity of California, DavisUniversity of California, IrvineUniversity of California, Los AngelesUniversity of Central ArkansasUniversity of Central FloridaUniversity of CincinnatiUniversity of Colorado, BoulderUniversity of ConnecticutUniversity of DaytonUniversity of DelawareUniversity of EvansvilleUniversity of FloridaUniversity of GeorgiaUniversity of Hawaii at ManoaUniversity of IdahoUniversity of IllinoisUniversity of IowaUniversity of KentuckyUniversity of LouisvilleUniversity of MassachusettsUniversity of MichiganUniversity of MinnesotaUniversity of MissouriUniversity of MontanaUniversity of NebraskaUniversity of New HampshireUniversity of North Carolina, Chapel HillUniversity of North Carolina, WilmingtonUniversity of OklahomaUniversity of PittsburghUniversity of PortlandUniversity of RichmondUniversity of San FranciscoUniversity of South CarolinaUniversity of South FloridaUniversity of TennesseeUniversity of Tennessee at ChattanoogaUniversity of Texas, Pan AmericanUniversity of TulsaUniversity of UtahUniversity of VermontUniversity of VirginiaUniversity of WisconsinUniversity of WyomingUtah State UniversityVanderbilt UniversityVillanova UniversityVirginia TechWake Forest UniversityWashington State UniversityWeber State UniversityWest Virginia UniversityWestern Carolina UniversityWestern Kentucky UniversityWichita State UniversityWinthrop UniversityWofford CollegeWright State UniversityYale University