NCAA XC Men's Individual Champions 1970–1979

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  • 1970 prefontaine steve
  • 1971 prefontaine steve
  • 1972 cusack neil
  • 1973 prefontaine steve
  • 1974 rose nick
  • 1975 virgin craig
  • 1976 rono henry
  • 1977 rono henry
  • 1978 salazar alberto
  • 1979 rono henry
  • 1970 Steve Prefontaine (Oregon) photo John Goegel
  • 1971 Steve Prefontaine (Oregon) with Dick Silney (6th-center) and Garry Bjorklund (2nd) photo Bill Crowell
  • 1972 Neil Cusack (East Tennessee) courtesy East Tennessee State Athletic Media Relations
  • 1973 Steve Prefontaine (Oregon) & Nick Rose (2nd) in background courtesy Oregon Athletic Media Services
  • 1974 Nick Rose (Western Kentucky) courtesy Western Kentucky Communications/Athletic Media Relations
  • 1975 Craig Virgin (Illinois) courtesy Illinois Sports Information
  • 1976 Henry Rono (Washington State) courtesy Washington State Athletic Media Relations
  • 1977 Henry Rono (Washington State) courtesy Washington State Athletic Media Relations
  • 1978 Alberto Salazar (Oregon) with teammate Rudy Chapa courtesy Oregon Athletic Media Services
  • 1979 Henry Rono (Washington State) courtesy Washington State Athletic Media Relations