Bruin Men Ranked No. 21 in the Nation
May 24, 2002
Art Venegas' Bruin men's team is tied for No. 21 in the U. S. (the Bruin women this week are ranked No. 1). The No. 1 team is Tennessee, the defending NCAA Outdoor champion.
This week, the Bruins will compete at the 2002 NCAA Div. I Outdoor T&F Championships, helid May 29-June 1 in Baton Rouge, LA.
Other Pac-10 teams in this week's Trackwire men's Top 25 are: No. 8 Stanford and No. 13 (tie) USC, No. 21 (tie) Oregon.
The Trackwire Top 25 is a power ranking of NCAA Div. I T & F teams. The ranking's methodology takes into account a variety of statistical predictors and is intended to project the outcome of the NCAA Div. I Outdoor T & F Championships. The scores provided with the rankings indicate each team's projected score based on form charts for each NCAA event.
The 2002 NCAA Div. I Outdoor T & F championships will be held May 29-June 1 in Baton Rouge, LA.
Trackwire National Men's Top 25 (May 24)
1. Tennessee (83)
2. LSU (71)
3. Arkansas (37)
4. SMU (33)
5. Florida/Mississippi State (29)
7. South Carolina (25)
8. Stanford (24)
9. Georgia/Nebraska (21)
11. TCU/Colorado (19)
13. Alabama/USC (18)
15. Texas (16)
16. Auburn (15)
17. UTEP/Notre Dame/Boise State/Idaho (14)
21. UCLA/Oregon/Michigan (13)
24. Eastern Michigan/Clemson (12)