September 22, 2006, West Chester, Ohio - DePauw's men totaled 144 points and placed fifth at the Pre-Nationals at the Voice of America Park.
SUNY-Geneseo won with 71 points, while North Central was second with 109 followed by Rochester Tech with 118 and Wheaton with 119.
Chad Bennett paced the Tigers with a third-place finish in 25:38.39, while Dusty Kime was 14th in 26:10.48.
Drew Wyant finished 27th in 26:26.16 followed by Derick Lawrence in 48th in 26:47.45 and Mike Murphy in 64th in 27:03.80.
DePauw returns to action on October 7 when it competes in the Border States Invitational in Edwardsville, Ill.