Minority Serving Institutions with High-Ranking Athletic Teams

MSIs have various components that make their campuses places where students thrive. One group of students they serve but that may not receive much attention is student athletes. Though you may only see a small number of MSI athletics on television or discussed in mass media, many MSIs have strong athletic programs and immensely talented student athletes. This Monday Morning MSI Line Up highlights high ranking athletic teams at MSIs.

Adams State University     1.) Adams State University (HSI)
Men’s Cross Country- Ranked number 2 in NCAA Div. II

 

 

 

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2.) Winston-Salem State University (HBCU)
Football- Ranked number 4 in NCAA Div. II

 

 

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4.)  Texas A&M-Kingsville (HSI) Men’s Track & Field- Ranked number 9 in NCAA Div. II Men’s Track & Field- Ranked number 9 in NCAA Div. II Men’s Track & Field- Ranked number 9 in NCAA Div. II Men’s Track & Field- Ranked number 9 in NCAA Div. II

lincoln-university-of-missouri       5.)  Lincoln University, Missouri (HBCU)
Women’s Track & Field- Ranked number 1 in NCAA Div. II

 

 

 

New Mexico Highlands University        6.)  New Mexico Highlands (HSI)
Women’s Track & Field- Ranked number 9 in NCAA Div. II

 

 

 

University-of-California-Irvine     7.)  University of California Irvine (AANAPISIs)
Men’s Volleyball- Ranked number 6 in NCAA Div. I

 

 

 

University-of-California-Irvine      8.)  University of California Irvine (AANAPISIs)
Ranked number 6 in Div. 1 Women’s Water Polo

 

 

SJSU       9.)  San Jose State University (AANAPISIs)
Women’s Water Polo- Ranked number 7 in NCAA Div. I

 

 

 

Cal State LA         10.) California State University-LA (HSI)
Men’s Soccer-Ranked number 4 in NCAA Div. II

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