NCAA Finishes thru the Years

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The first National Collegiate meet was in 1921. Since that time the USC track team has perform remarkably winning 29 times and finishing in the top ten another 62 times. No university can match the history and tradition that USC has done in collegiate track & field.

There was no national meet in 1924 and the '25, '26, and '27 meets were not scored.

The following is USC's year-by-year finish at the NCAAs.

OUTDOOR Finishes

1921 - 1981

1982 is when womens track is added to the NCAA meet.

YEAR - Men | Women

1982 - 12th | 44th

1983 - 10th | 28th

1984 - 17th | 24th

1985 - NP | 16th

1986 - 9th | 4th

1987 - 44th | 3rd

1988 - 32nd | 7th

1989 - 11th | 8th

1990 - 36th | 22nd

1991 - 32nd | 43rd

1992 - 3rd | 49th

1993 - 18th | 49th

1994 - 10th | 27th

1995 - 4th | 37th

1996 - 10th | 7th

1997 - 3rd | 14th

1998 - 7th | 5th

1999 - 5th | 3rd

2000 - 7th | 2nd

2001 - 12th | 1st

2002 - 11th | 3rd

2003 - 3rd | 13th

2004 - 68th | 12th

2005 - 6th | 7th

2006 - 9th | 2nd

2007 - 5th | 7th

2008 - 7th | 11th

2009 - 10th | 8th

2010 - 5th | NP

2011 - 12th | 6th

2012 - 11th | 24th

2013 - 5th | 21st

2014 - 4th | 16th

NCAA Indoors

Being a west coast school it's amazing that USC entered in as many Indoor meets as they did.

1951 - 1st

1952 - 1st

1953 - 1st

1954 - 1st

1956 - 2nd

1957 - NP

1958 - 1st

1959 - NP

1960 - 2nd

1961 - 1st

1962 - 3rd

1963 - 1st

1964 - 3rd

1965 - 1st

1966 - 4th

1967 - 1st

1968 - 1st

1969 - 8th

1970 - 9th

1971 - 2nd

1972 - 2nd

1973 - 24th

1974 - 7th

1975 - 3rd

1976 - 1st

1977 - 3rd

1978 - 5th

1979 - 7th

1980 - 4th

1981 - NP

1921 - NP

1922 - NP

1923 - 8th

1924 - no meet

1925 - no scores

1926 - no scores

1927 - no scores

1928 - NP

1929 - 4th

1930 - 1st

1931 - 1st

1932 - NP

1933 - 2nd

1934 - 2nd

1935 - 1st

1936 - 1st

1937 - 1st

1938 - 1st

1939 - 1st

1940 - 1st

1941 - 1st

1942 - 1st

1943 - 1st

1944 - NP

1945 - NP

1946 - 2nd

1947 - 2nd

1948 - 2nd

1949 - 1st

1950 - 1st

1965 - 6th

1966 - 2nd

1967 - 1st

1968 - 2nd

1969 - 4th

1970 - NP

1971 - 11th

1972 - 1st

1973 - 6th

1974 - 39th

1975 - NP

1976 - NP

1977 - NP

1978 - NP

1979 - NP

1980 - NP

1981 - NP

1982 - 14th

Year - M | W

1983 - 8th | NP

1984 - NP | NP

1985 - 22nd | 20th

1986 - 31st | 2nd

1987 - 17th | 8th

1988 - NP | 4th

1989 - 42nd | 24th

1990 - NP | 25th

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1991 to 2001 no teams entered.

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2002 - NP | 22nd

2003 - 15th | NP

2004 - 37th | NP

2005 - 22nd | 25th

2006 - 19th | 8th

2007 - 22nd | 41st

2008 - NP | NP

2009 - 53rd | NP

2010 - 58th | NP

2011 - 50th | NP

2012 - NP | NP

2013 - NP | NP

2014 - 17th | 29th

NP indicates that no athlete placed or that no team was entered.