Division I and NAIA Learfield Sports Directors' Cup Standings|
Dec. 2, 2010
Florida State Leads First Set of Division I Learfield Sports Directors' Cup Standings
Florida State is the leader after the first fall Division I Learfield Sports Directors' Cup standings. Florida State accumulated their 180 points by having both their men's and women's cross country teams finish second at the Division I national championships. Trailing the Seminoles by 12 points is Syracuse, followed by Princeton (NJ), Stanford and Virginia.
Three of the eight fall NCAA championships have been completed with the following institutions capturing titles: men's cross country - Oklahoma State; women's cross country - Villanova; women's field hockey - Maryland.
The next Division I standings will be released Thursday, December 16.
Southern Oregon Leads the First Fall NAIA Learfield Sports Directors' Cup Standings
Southern Oregon leads the first set of Learfield Sports Directors' Cup fall standings. The Raiders have accumulated 169 total points after taking home the men's cross country title and finishing seventh in women's cross country. Rounding out the top five are Malone (Ohio), Cal State San Marcos, Black Hills State (S.D.) and British Columbia (Can.).
Two of the six fall NAIA championships have been completed with the following institutions capturing titles: men's cross country - Southern Oregon; women's cross country - Cal State San Marcos.
The next NAIA standings will be released Thursday, December 16.
The Learfield Sports Directors' Cup was developed as a joint effort between the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) and USA Today.
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