BUFFALO, NY – The University at Buffalo men's and women's cross country teams have been honored by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) for their academic success this past season. As announced on Monday, both teams earned All-Academic honors as the women's team posted a team grade point average of 3.41 while the men's squad had a team grade point average of 3.27.
Overall, there were 423 teams that brought home All-Academic honors. Of those 423 teams, 228 of them were women's programs and 195 of them men's.
Earlier this season, the Bulls were able to place nine student-athletes on the Academic All-MAC squads, five women and four men.
In order to be eligible for this recognition, the team must successfully accumulate a combined grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.