Hosted at the Gene Torres Golf Course, the event will be kicked off when the collegiate women toe the line at 10 a.m. for the 5,000-meter competition. The collegiate men's 8,000-meter run will follow at 11 a.m. Participating teams include New Mexico Highlands, Oklahoma Panhandle University, Western New Mexico, Dine College, and South Plains.
This weekend's cross country action begins a string of three consecutive competitive weekends for the Texans and Lady Texans. Following the HU Cross Country Jam, South Plains will host a meet of their own on Saturday, Oct. 5 and then travel to Hobbs, N.M., for a meet hosted by New Mexico JC on Saturday, Oct. 12.