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The Big Ten announced on Wednesday the 28 honorees named Outstanding Sportsmanship Award winners for the 2014-15 academic year. These standouts were chosen from a group of more than 350 students honored throughout the academic year who had displayed positive sportsmanship.
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Top-ranked Michigan State won its first NCAA Women’s Cross Country Championship on Saturday, as four Spartans recorded top-25 finishes en route to the national title.
Michigan State won its sixth Big Ten Women’s Cross Country Championship on Sunday, placing three runners in the top five at the Ashton Cross Country Course.
Indiana had four runners place in the top 10 en route to a first place finish at the Big Ten Men’s Cross Country Championships. It is the school’s first men’s cross country title since 1980.
The Michigan State women’s cross country team claimed its third Big Ten Championship title in four years on Sunday at the Boilermaker Cross Country Course in West LaFayette, Ind. Led by Leah O’Connor’s runner-up finish, the Spartans picked up 43 points to beat out defending champion Michigan.
For the first time, BTN will provide full coverage of the Big Ten fall championships and tournaments, including live broadcasts during the 2012 Big Ten Field Hockey Tournament, Big Ten Men’s and Women’s Soccer Tournaments and delayed coverage of the Big Ten Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Championships.