Oshkosh, Wis. - DePauw totaled 493 points and finished 14th at the UW-Oshkosh Kollege Town Sports Pre-National Invitational. North Central won with 41 points and WashU was second with 97.
Paul Christian paced the Tigers with a 30th-place finish (25:47.4) over the 8,000-meter course. Zach Batt was right behind in 31st (25:49.1), while Cole Martin placed 71st (26:17.8) and Zane Williams was 179th (27:11.7).
North Central's Dhruvil Patel won in 25:03.5.
DePauw returns to action on Saturday, October 27, when it attempts to defend its North Coast Athletic Conference Championship. Ohio Wesleyan serves as the meet host.