Logan • Utah State's Graduation Success Rate, the metric used to identify how many student-athletes graduate, stands at 89 percent, the NCAA national office has announced.
The national average is 83 percent. The new rate is a four-year average encompassing students who began school between 2006-09.
Among Utah State's 16 NCAA-sponsored sports, men's and women's tennis have a GSR of 100 percent. Men's tennis has achieved that metric for nine straight years.
Others sports with outstanding GSRs include women's cross country and track (98%), soccer (95%), softball (95%), gymnastics (89%), men's cross country and track (88%), women's basketball (86%) and golf (83%).