Walker's Pace: Final Polls Prior to NCAA West Meet
Monday, May 21, 2012
Now that the declarations are out for the NCAA West Preliminary Championships have been posted, the Ducks settled in at No. 5 for the women and No. 21 for the men in the first postseason poll from the USTFCCCA.
Turning toward the NCAA Championships, the top team for the women is Louisiana State out of the SEC, but after that, the Pac-12 and Big 12 both have four teams in the top 12. Following the Tigers, its Kansas (Big 12), Clemson (ACC), Texas (Big 12), Oregon (Pac-12), Texas A&M (Big 12), Florida (SEC), Arizona (Pac-12), Tennessee (SEC), Stanford (Pac-12), Texas Tech (Big 12) and Arizona State (Pac-12).
The men's poll had Texas A&M, followed by Florida, Indiana, LSU and Texas.
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