1944

The 1944 meet — scheduled for November 11 at Van Cortlandt Park (Bronx, N.Y.) — was cancelled, but in its place was an unofficial three-team meet between Army, Columbia and Cornell. Army dominated with five runners in the top six, including event winner Arthur Truxes (27:43.3).

NCAA Men’s Cross Country Championships
Michigan State Course (East Lansing, Mich.) — Nov. 25, 1944
Four-mile course

Team Scores
1. Drake, 25; 2. Notre Dame, 64; 3. Ohio State, 72; 4. Oberlin, 88; 5. Michigan State, 109; 6. Wayne State, 167.

Individual winner plus Heps finishers
1. Fred Feiler (Drake), 21:04.2
No Heps runners competed