Claremore Daily Progress

February 25, 2014

Arkansas men's track ranked No. 1 in nation


FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — For the fifth-consecutive week, the Arkansas men’s track and field team is ranked No. 1, as announced by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA ) on Tuesday.

The Razorbacks have been the top-ranked team in the nation throughout the entire duration of the indoor season.

The top-ranked Razorbacks are ahead of Southeastern Conference foes, Florida and Texas A&M, respectively. Wisconsin comes in at No. 4, while Oregon rounds out the top-five in fifth-place.

The top three teams will face off this weekend at the SEC Championships in College Station, as the Razorbacks look to earn their third-straight conference title. Competition begins Thursday, February 27 and wraps up Saturday, March 1.

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