GLIAC Has Four Teams Ranked in the USTFCCCA Men's Indoor Track and Field Top 25

GLIAC Has Four Teams Ranked in the USTFCCCA Men's Indoor Track and Field Top 25

NEW ORLEANS – The Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) currently has four teams ranked in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Men's Indoor Track & Field Top 25. The GLIAC is rated as the strongest conference with four schools being ranked in the top 25 poll being tied for the most.

- Ashland University dropped one place to No. 5

- Grand Valley State University remained No. 6

- The University of Findlay dropped one place to No. 8

- Lake Erie College dropped two places to No. 13

The next round of computer rankings will be released on January 31. The 2012 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field Championships will be held in Mankato, Minn., on March 9-10.

 

Click here for the release on the USTFCCCA website

 

Click here for regional rankings on the USTFCCCA website

 

USTFCCCA Men's Indoor Track & Field National Team Computer Rankings

Rank

School

Points

Conference

Head Coach (Yr)

Last Week

1

Lincoln (Mo.)

175.38

MIAA

Victor Thomas (11th)

1

2

Grand Canyon

144.30

PacWest

Tom Flood (2nd)

5

3

Adams State

130.69

RMAC

Damon Martin (17th)

3

4

Saint Augustine's

124.54

CIAA

George Williams (36th)

2

5

Ashland

118.55

GLIAC

Jud Logan (9th)

4

6

Grand Valley State

96.61

GLIAC

Jerry Baltes (13th)

6

7

Central Missouri

86.30

MIAA

Pedersen (16th)/Janvrin (14th)

8

8

Findlay

83.88

GLIAC

Marc Arce (24th)

7

9

UMass Lowell

70.96

Northeast-10

Gary Gardner (10th)

10

10

Southern Connecticut

70.70

Northeast-10

John Wallin (2nd)

9

11

Indianapolis

70.05

GLVC

Scott Fangman (15th)

17

12

American International

64.47

Northeast-10

Leo Mayo (6th)

12

13

Lake Erie

64.03

GLIAC

Bryan Harmon (5th)

11

14

Shippensburg

60.46

PSAC

Dave Osanitsch (7th)

15

15

Johnson C. Smith

59.77

CIAA

Lennox Graham (5th)

14

16

Chadron State

58.65

RMAC

Ryan Baily (3rd)

13

17

Abilene Christian

57.33

Lone Star

Roosevelt Lofton (3rd)

24

18

Texas A&M-Kingsville

53.02

Lone Star

Ryan Dall (4th)

16

19

Neb.-Kearney

48.92

RMAC

Brady Bonsall (4th)

18

20

Colorado Mines

47.42

RMAC

Art Siemers (7th)

19

21

MSU Moorhead

41.77

NSIC

Keith Barnier (10th)

20

22

Stonehill

40.52

Northeast-10

Karen Boen (14th)

22

23

Minnesota State

39.53

NSIC

Mark Schuck (30th)

21

24

Emporia State

38.63

MIAA

Steve Blocker (1st)

30

25

Queens (N.C.)

37.61

Conf. Carolinas

Kanyaruhuru/Delgado (1st)

23

Dropped Out:  No. 25 Lake Superior State

Men's Conference Index Top 10

Rank

Conference

Points

Top 25 Teams

1

GLIAC

454.26

4

2

MIAA

365.58

3

3

RMAC

313.97

4

4

Northeast-10

266.62

4

5

CIAA

227.75

2

6

PacWest

151.32

1

7

NSIC

136.26

2

8

GLVC

123.48

1

9

Lone Star

118.31

2

10

PSAC

112.31

1