Four Big Ten teams earned recognition in the latest USTFCCCA top 30 poll. Leading the way was Michigan State at No. 11, followed by No. 13 Penn State, No. 16 Michigan and No. 23 Minnesota. Wisconsin also earned votes in this week's poll.
Ten Big Ten teams will compete this weekend. On Oct. 4, Illinois, Northwestern, Ohio State, Purdue and Wisconsin will all race in the Notre Dame Invitational. Minnesota will compete in both the UW-Eau Claire Blugold Invite and the SDSU Invitational. Indiana will compete in the Lehigh Invitational, Michigan will race in the Rim Rock Farm Classic, and Penn State will travel to the Paul Short Run on Oct. 5.