Nov. 18, 2003

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The No. 10 Ohio State men’s cross country team received an at-large bid to the 2003 NCAA Championships as the NCAA Division I Men’s and Women’s Track and Field Committee announced team and individual qualifiers for the 2003 Division I Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Championships.

The Buckeyes will make their second-consecutive appearance and third overall to the NCAA championships under the direction of head coach Robert Gary. The men were one of 13 teams that received at-large bids after posting impressive performances at the 2003 Great American Cross Country Festival, Big Ten Championships and NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championships.

The University of Northern Iowa will play host to the NCAA cross country Championships, Nov. 24, at the Irv Warren Memorial Golf Course in Waterloo, Iowa. The men’s race will begin at 11