NEW ORLEANS, La. - The US Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association announced the Division 1 Preseason National Coaches Poll today. The Northern Arizona University's men's cross country team was voted to finish No. 2 behind defending champion Oklahoma State.
This year's cross country season is shaping up to be one to remember on the men's side. The Lumberjacks were already picked to repeat as Big Sky Conference champions and have now been picked to finish second in the nation this season. Returning everyone from last season's No.4 ranked team, this group has the experience and talent to live up to and even surpass expectations.