Buffaloes rise in national polls for men and women

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NEW ORLEANS – Although they didn’t race last weekend, the University of Colorado cross-country teams saw an improvement in the USTFCCCA polls. The women moved up to fifth place this week, while the men improved to seventh place.

The CU women were placed eighth but recorded 264 points in this week’s standings to climb three positions. BYU and NC State remained tied for first with 323 points each. BYU has the advantage in first place votes with seven, while NC State received four. New Mexico remained third in this week’s poll (301). Pac-12 Conference foe Stanford has also seen a three-position jump this week as the Cardinal moved up to fourth with 269 points, five more than the Buffaloes.

On the men’s side, the top three teams have remained the same. Northern Arizona (329) was first and Notre Dame (311) remained second. Stanford’s men are third with 293 points. Oklahoma State gained one spot in fourth place (290) while BYU dropped two places in fifth (286). Iowa State sits between BYU and CU with 270 points after jumping four spots this week.

There has also been a change for the Buffaloes in the regional rankings. The men moved up to second place, overtaking BYU, and are behind NAU, in the mountain region’s rankings this week, while on the women’s side, the women also climbed one place to third behind BYU and NAU.

Colorado’s next race is the NCAA Pre-National Invitational on October 15 in Tallahassee, Fla., Which is the site of the 2021 NCAA Championships.

USTFCCCA Women’s Survey – Week # 3 – September 28
Rank Team (FPV) Points
1 RELEASED (7) 323
1 NC State (4) 323
3 New Mexico 301
4 Stanford 269
5 Colorado 264
6 Alabama 259
7 Minnesota 253
8 Michigan 226
8 Washington 226
ten Arkansas 208
11 Utah 206
12 North Carolina 191
12 Northern Arizona 191
14 Oklahoma State 182
15 Georgetown 164
15 Ole Miss 164
17 Michigan State 126
18 Florida State 123
19 our Lady 116
20 Portland 104
21 Indiana 102
22 Colorado State 100
23 Illinois 99
24 Providence 95
25 State of Iowa 85
26 Wisconsin 63
27 Connecticut 55
28 Boise State 52
29 Furman 42
29 Princeton 42

USTFCCCA Men’s Survey – Week # 3 – September 28

Rank Team (FPV) Points
1 Northern Arizona 329
2 our Lady 311
3 Stanford 293
4 Oklahoma State 290
5 BYU 286
6 State of Iowa 270
7 Colorado 259
8 Arkansas 252
9 Oregon 243
ten butler 230
11 Tulsa 206
12 Iona 201
13 Washington 199
14 Wisconsin 169
15 Alabama 161
16 State of Utah 153
17 Wake forest 145
18 Ole Miss 126
19 Furman 121
20 Gonzaga 105
21 Texas 92
22 Portland 90
23 North Carolina 81
23 Villanova 81
25 Michigan 66
26 Indiana 59
27 Syracuse 45
28 Weber State 39
29 Florida State 37
30 Purdue 36
30 Michigan State 36

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