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1949 NCAA Track and Field Championships

The 1949 NCAA Track and Field Championships were contested at the 28th annual NCAA-hosted track meet to determine the team and individual national champions of men's collegiate track and field events in the United States. This year's meet was hosted by the University of Southern California at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles.[1]

1949 NCAA Track and Field Championships
Host cityCalifornia Los Angeles, California
Date(s)June 1949
Main stadiumLos Angeles Memorial Coliseum
1948
1950

Hosts USC claimed the team national championship, their thirteenth title (and first since winning nine consecutive titles between 1935 and 1943).

Team ResultEdit

  • Note: Top 10 only
  • (H) = Hosts
Rank Team Points
  Southern California (H) 55​25
  UCLA 31
  Stanford 30
4 Michigan State 26
5 Penn State 25
6 Seton Hall 23
7 Wisconsin
Yale
22
8 Ohio State 16
9 Brown
Cornell
Missouri
San Diego
Tulane
10
10 Santa Barbara College 9

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "NCAA Division I Men's Track and Field Championship Results" (PDF). NCAA. NCAA.org. Retrieved May 19, 2016.