Saluki cross country student-athlete Brian Dixon was named to the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Academic Team after his excellent performance in the classroom and at the NCAA Championships in November.
Junior Saluki cross country student-athlete Brian Dixon competed in the NCAA Nationals in Louisville, Ky., today, finishing 143rd out of 245 runners.
The NCAA announced Saturday that Southern Illinois cross country athlete Brian Dixon was one of 38 individuals to qualify for the national championship meet next Saturday in Louisville, Ky.
Southern Illinois cross country ended the 2012 season Friday at the NCAA Midwest Regional in Springfield, Mo., with the men finishing ninth and the women 12th.
Saluki Cross Country travels today to Missouri State in Springfield, Mo., for the NCAA Midwest Regional races tomorrow.