Irving, Texas - The 2017 Academic All-Big 12 Cross Country Team honors 166 student-athletes with 67 selections on the men’s team and 99 on the women’s team.
A total of 28 honorees represent with 4.00 grade point averages, including seven from Oklahoma State.
Oklahoma State combined to lead all teams with 30. The Cowgirls paced all women’s teams with 21 selections, while Texas led men’s teams with 11.
First team members consist of those who have maintained a 3.20 or better GPA while the second team selections hold a 3.00 to 3.19 GPA.
To qualify, student-athletes must maintain a 3.00 GPA or higher either cumulative or the two previous semesters and must have participated in 20 percent of their team’s scheduled contests. Freshmen and transfers are not eligible in their first year of academic residence. Senior student-athletes who have participated for a minimum of two years and meet all the criteria except percent of participation are also eligible.