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XC: Illinois Sweeps Final Weekly Honors of 2010

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Illinois' Chris DeSilva and Meghan Frigo have been named the Big Ten men's and women's cross country Runners of the Week as announced on Tuesday. DeSilva took first place at the Illini Open last weekend, while Frigo finished second.

To read more about DeSilva, click here. To read the full release on Frigo, click here.

MXC: Weekend Schedule

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OCTOBER 22

Illinois at Illini Open - Urbana, Ill.

OCTOBER 23

Michigan at EMU Fall Classic - Dexter, Mich.
Michigan State (rv) at EMU Fall Classic - Dexter, Mich.

MXC: In the Polls

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Three Big Ten men's cross country squads have earned rankings in this week's USTFCCCA national coaches' poll. Wisconsin makes the leap back into the top 10, jumping in front of Indiana at No. 6. After making their debut in the top 10 two weeks ago, the Hoosiers remain at No. 7 in the latest poll. Penn State rounds out the group, checking in at No. 24. Michigan State and Ohio State are also receiving votes.

To see the complete poll, click here.

Indiana's Ben Hubers and Iowa's Jeff Thode have been named the Big Ten Conference men's cross country Co-Runners of the Week, announced on Tuesday. Hubers led Indiana to second place at the Chile Pepper Cross Country Festival on Saturday while Thode helped Iowa win the Bradley Classic on Friday.

To see the complete release from the Big Ten, click here.

MXC: Weekend Schedule

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OCTOBER 15

Illinois at Bradley Classic - Peoria, Ill.
Iowa at Bradley Classic - Peoria, Ill.

OCTOBER 16

Illinois at Pre-Nationals - Terre Haute, Ind.
#7 Indiana at Chile Pepper Cross Country Festival - Fayetteville, Ark.
Michigan at Pre-Nationals - Terre Haute, Ind.
#20 Michigan State at Pre-Nationals - Terre Haute, Ind.
#25 Minnesota at Pre-Nationals - Terre Haute, Ind.
#25 Minnesota at Jim Drews Invitational - West Salem, Wis.
Ohio State (rv) at Pre-Nationals - Terre Haute, Ind.
#23 Penn State at Penn State National - University Park, Pa.
Purdue at Pre-Nationals - Terre Haute, Ind.
#11 Wisconsin at Bill Dellinger Invitational - Springfield, Ore.

XC: Michigan State Sweeps Weekly Honors

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Michigan State's Travis Borchard and Kristen Smith have been named the Big Ten men's and women's cross country Runners of the Week, the conference office announced on Tuesday. Borchard and Smith led the Spartans to solid showings at the Michigan Intercollegiate Championships on Friday.

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MXC: Weekend Schedule

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OCTOBER 8

#20 Michigan State at Michigan Intercollegiate Championships - Rochester, Mich.

MXC: In the Polls

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Five Big Ten men's cross country teams appear in this week's USTFCCCA coaches' poll, with three gaining ground in the national top 30 since last week. Indiana leads the pack, jumping from No. 25 in last week's poll to No. 7 this week after a first-place finish at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational on Saturday. Wisconsin sits just outside the top 10 at No. 11, followed by Michigan State at No. 20. Penn State makes its top 30 debut, appearing at No. 23, while Minnesota moves up one spot to No. 25. Ohio State is also receiving votes.

To see the complete poll, click here.

MXC: Indiana's Bayer Named Big Ten Men's Runner of the Week

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Indiana's Andy Bayer has been named Big Ten men's cross country Runner of the Week, the conference office announced on Tuesday. Bayer helped the 25th-ranked Hoosiers earn the team title at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational on Saturday.

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MXC: Weekend Schedule

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OCTOBER 1

Penn State at Notre Dame Invitational - Notre Dame, Ind.

OCTOBER 2

Illinois at Wisconsin adidas Invitational - Madison, Wis.
#25 Indiana at Wisconsin adidas Invitational - Madison, Wis.
Iowa at Wisconsin adidas Invitational - Madison, Wis.
Michigan at Wisconsin adidas Invitational - Madison, Wis.
#18 Michigan State at Wisconsin adidas Invitational - Madison, Wis.
Ohio State (rv) at Wisconsin adidas Invitational - Madison, Wis.
Purdue at Wisconsin adidas Invitational - Madison, Wis.
#6 Wisconsin at Wisconsin adidas Invitational - Madison, Wis.