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Division I, II and III Learfield Sports Directors' Cup Standings
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April 11, 2013

Complete DI Standings

Stanford Leads in #LSDC Standings


CLEVELAND - Stanford maintains the lead with a seventh place finish in men's swimming and diving, eighth place finish in women's swimming and diving and fencing, ninth place finish in women's basketball, 30th in men's track and field and 38th place in wrestling. The Cardinal has 749.50 total points. Michigan climbs two spots to second place in the standings and currently has 746.00 total points. The Wolverines finished first in men's swimming and diving, second in men's basketball, 15th in women's track and field, 17th in women's basketball, 33rd in wrestling and 36th in women's swimming and diving. Penn State is in third place with 724.50 total points, 401.00 coming from winter championships. The Nittany Lions finished first in wrestling, third in fencing, ninth in men's track and field, 17th in women's basketball, 20th in men's swimming and diving and 29th in women's swimming and diving. Notre Dame is fourth with 718.00 total points, 365.00 coming from winter championships. The Fighting Irish finished second in fencing, third in women's basketball, 16th in women's swimming and diving, 32nd in men's track and field, 33rd in men's basketball, 35th in women's track and field and 36th in men's swimming and diving. Rounding out the top five is North Carolina with 674.00 points. The Tarheels finished 12th in women's swimming and diving, 13th in fencing, 17th in men's and women's basketball, 22nd in wrestling, 29th in men's swimming and 52nd in women's track and field.

The Big Ten now leads all conferences with three institutions in the top 10 - Michigan (2nd), Penn State (3rd) and Minnesota (8th).

Eleven of 15 NCAA winter championships have been completed with the following institutions capturing titles: skiing - Colorado; rifle - West Virginia; men's indoor track and field ­­- Arkansas; women's indoor track and field - Oregon; fencing - Princeton; women's hockey - Minnesota; women's swimming and diving - Georgia; men's swimming and diving - Michigan; wrestling - Penn State; men's basketball - Louisville and women's basketball - Connecticut.

Points are awarded based on each institution's finish in up to 20 sports -- 10 women's and 10 men's.


Complete DII Standings

Ashland Remains in the Lead in the Winter Division II #LSDC Standings

CLEVELAND - After the completion of seven winter  NCAA Championships, Ashland (OH) remains in the lead with 589.00 total points after finishing first in women's basketball, second in men's track and field, fifth in women's track and field, 12th in women's swimming and diving, 15th in wrestling and 22nd overall in men's swimming and diving. Grand Valley State (MI) is in second overall with 558.50 total points after scoring fourth in both the men's and women's track and field, 11th in men's swimming and diving and 14th in women's swimming and diving. Grand Canyon (AZ) increased its total to 556.50 total points and remains third overall in the standings. The Lopes finished third in the women's track and field championships, fourth in the men's swimming and diving, ninth in wrestling, 10th in men's track and field, 11th in women's swimming and diving, 17th in women's basketball and 33rd in men's basketball. Minnesota State Mankato jumps to fourth with 498.00 total points. The Mavericks finished fifth in men's track and field, eighth in wrestling, ninth in men's basketball, 17th in women's basketball and 45th in women's track and field. Rounding out the top five is Adams State (CO) with 465.50 points after a third place finish in men's track and field, a sixth place showing in women's track and field, 7th place stop in wrestling and 33rd in men's basketball. The Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference and the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference each has two institutions in the top 10; Adams State (CO) (5th) and Colorado School of Mines (6th); Ashland (1st) and Grand Valley State (2nd).

Six of the winter NCAA championships have been completed with the following institutions capturing titles: wrestling - Nebraska Kearney; women's swimming - Drury (MO); men's swimming - Drury (MO); women's indoor track and field - Academy of Art (CA); men's indoor track and field - Saint Augustine's (NC); women's basketball - Ashland (OH); men's basketball - Drury (MO).

Points are awarded based on each institution's finish in up to 14 sports -- seven women's and seven men's.

The first Division II spring standings will be released Thursday, May 23.


Complete DIII Standings

Williams Holds Lead in Final Winter Division III #LSDC Standings

CLEVELAND - Williams (MA) maintained the top spot in the final winter Learfield Sports Directors' Cup standings with a combined total of 785.75 points. The Ephs finished third in women's basketball, fourth in women's swimming and diving, fifth in men's basketball, seventh in women's track and field, eighth in men's swimming and diving, 12th in skiing, 24th in wrestling and 45th in men's track and field. Middlebury (VT) is in second with 665.75 total points, finishing second in women's ice hockey, fifth in men's basketball, 10th in skiing, 15th in women's track and field, 32nd in women's swimming and diving and 37th in men's swimming and diving. Emory (GA) is in third with 635.75 points, after claiming the national title in women's swimming and diving, fifth place in men's swimming and diving, ninth in women's basketball and track and field and 17th in men's basketball. In fourth is Johns Hopkins (MD) with 564.50 total points, including a fourth place finish in men's swimming and diving, a fifth place finish in women's swimming and diving and a 21st place finish in wrestling and women's track and field. Massachusetts Institute of Technology climbed into the top five with 549.75 overall points after a third place finish in men's swimming and diving, eighth in women's swimming and diving, 13th in women's track and field, 17th in fencing, 33rd in men's basketball and 45th in men's track and field.

The New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) has three institutions in the top 10 of the standings - Williams (1st), Middlebury (2nd) and Amherst (8th).

Nine of the winter NCAA championships have been completed with the following institutions capturing titles: women's indoor track and field - WI Oshkosh; men's indoor track and field - WI La Crosse; women's basketball - DePauw; women's ice hockey - Elmira; men's ice hockey - WI Eau Claire; women's swimming and diving - Emory; men's swimming and diving - Kenyon; men's wrestling - Wartburg; men's basketball - Amherst.

Points are awarded based on each institution's finish in up to 18 sports -- nine women's and nine men's.

The first Division III spring standings will be released Thursday, May 23.