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Big Ten men's cross country wrapped up the 2010 season at the NCAA Championships on Monday afternoon in Terre Haute, Ind. Wisconsin captured the best finish among conference teams, taking third place. Indiana followed in seventh place, while Minnesota finished 27th and Penn State took 30th.
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Wisconsin head coach Mick Byrne has been named the Great Lakes region Men's Coach of the Year, the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association announced today. Byrne coached the Badgers to their eighth consecutive Great Lakes regional title last weekend, punching their ticket to next week's NCAA Championships.
The award marks the second Coach of the Year honor for Byrne after he helped Wisconsin to its 12th-straight Big Ten Championships title, reeling in the conference's Coach of the Year award. The regional award is his first since 2008.
Four Big Ten men's cross country teams appear in the final USTFCCCA rankings before next week's NCAA Championships. After winning the Great Lakes regional, Wisconsin moves up to No. 4 in the poll, followed by Indiana at No. 13, Minnesota at No. 23 and Penn State at No. 26. All four teams will travel to Terre Haute, Ind., for the championships next Monday.
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