USC and the NCAAs
In 1926, the USC track team won the first national championship for the University. Since then USC Athletics has gone on to dominate intercollegiate sports winning an incredible 123* NCAA Championships.
Leading all USC sports is Track & Field with 29 NCAA Championships
(Since 1923 USC has 66 top 10 finishes for the men; the women have 17 top 10 finishes since
The following pages are dedicated to those teams and individuals who've made Trojan Track & Field Tradition what it is today.
*[this number gets bounced around depending on who you talk to and what championships get counted. Some titles were pre-NCAA and aren't counted by the NCAA (but we do). Also, the NCAA doesn't count the FB titles (again, we do, and why not). So, pick a number and enjoy]
Track Championship Years
1926 / 1930 / 1931 / 1935 / 1936 / 1937 / 1938 / 1939
1940 / 1941 / 1942 / 1943 / 1949 / 1950 / 1951 / 1952
1953 / 1954 / 1955 / 1958 / 1961 / 1963 / 1965 / 1967
1967i / 1968 / 1972i / 1976 / 2001W
i - Indoor Championship | W - Women's Championship