DI and NAIA Learfield Sports Directors' Cup Standings Released|
Dec. 5, 2013
Colorado and British Columbia Lead First 2013-14 DI and NAIA Learfield Sports Directors' Cup Standings
CLEVELAND - In the first set of fall Division I Learfield Sports Directors' Cup standings, Colorado has scored a high of 172 points, capturing the men's cross country title and finishing seventh overall in women's cross country.
The ACC leads all conferences with three institutions in the top 10 - Virginia (4th), Syracuse (6th) and North Carolina (7th).
To date, three fall NCAA championships have been completed with the following institutions capturing titles: women's cross country - Providence; men's cross country - Colorado; field hockey - Connecticut.
British Columbia (Can.) leads the first set of Learfield Sports Directors' Cup fall standings. The Thunderbirds have accumulated 166 total points after winning the women's cross country title and finishing eighth in men's cross country.
The Chicagoland and Sooner conferences each have two institutions in the top 10 - Chicagoland - Olivet Nazarene (2nd) and St. Francis (Ill.) (5th); and Sooner - Oklahoma City (4th) and Oklahoma Baptist (8th).
Two of the six fall NAIA championships have been completed with the following institutions capturing titles: men's cross country - Oklahoma City; women's cross country - British Columbia (Can.).
The next Division I and NAIA fall standings will be released Thursday, December 19.
Please note, standings published midseason are unofficial. Official standings will be published upon the completion of the fall season. Complete standings and the scoring structure can be found on NACDA's website at www.directorscup.org. In addition, please visit www.thedirectorscup.com, like us on Facebook at facebook.com/lsdirectorscup or follow us on Twitter @lsdirectorscup.
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