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McDonnell Inducted Into Southwest Conference Hall of Fame

03/20/2014
Athletic Communications
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FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Legendary Arkansas Men’s Track and Field Coach John McDonnell has been named a member of the 2014 class of inductees for the Southwest Conference Hall of Fame, as announced by the Texas Sports Hall of Fame.
 
John McDonnell coached at the University of Arkansas for 36 years, during which time he amassed a staggering résumé of accomplishments, including 40 national championships (11 cross country, 19 indoor track, and 10 outdoor track), the most by any coach in any sport in NCAA history.

His teams at Arkansas won the Triple Crown (a national championship in cross country, indoor track, and outdoor track in a single school year) a record five times. The Razorbacks also won 83 conference championships (37 in the former Southwest Conference and 46 in the Southeastern Conference), including 34 consecutive conference championships in cross country from 1974 to 2008.

McDonnell coached 185 All-Americans, 54 individual national champions, and 23 Olympians. And from 1984 to 1995, his Razorback teams won 12 consecutive NCAA Indoor Track Championships, the longest streak of national titles by any school in any sport in NCAA history.

“Razorbacks everywhere take great pride in the accomplishments of Coach John McDonnell and look forward to his upcoming induction into the Southwest Conference Hall of Fame,” Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Jeff Long said. “Simply put, Coach McDonnell is the greatest coach in the history of the NCAA and his record speaks volumes. He redefined success in collegiate track and field and in the process helped bring tremendous recognition to the University of Arkansas and our entire state. Congratulations!”

McDonnell will be officially inducted on April 7 during a formal luncheon in Houston, Texas. The full class of 2014 inductees includes Marci Bozarth (TCU), Regina Cavanaugh (Rice), Chris Gilbert (Texas), Jacob Green (Texas A&M), Chuck Hixson (SMU), David Klingler (Houston), McDonnell,  Coach Dutch Schroeder (Baylor) and Carolyn Thompson (Texas Tech).

For more information on Razorback Track & Field, follow @RazorbackTF on Twitter.

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