NEW ORLEANS, La. - - Belmont University men's track & field was honored as part of the 2016-17 U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic Teams.
The Bruins, who boasted 13 OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll selections a year ago, posted a team GPA of 3.357 to rank 17th nationally.
Belmont has earned USTFCCCA All-Academic honors every year of the NCAA Division I era.
The Bruins are coming off a strong outdoor season, including a runner-up finish at the OVC Championships and Caleb Corpew and Nate Nammour representing Belmont at NCAA Regionals.
In order to be in contention for Scholar Team of the Year, a program must finish highly at the respective national championship meet and have at least a 3.00 cumulative team GPA.