DURHAM, N.C. - Duke Athletics currently ranks seventh in the latest Learfield IMG Directors' Cup Standings, released Thursday by the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics.
Duke has secured 937.00 total points and is one of seven ACC schools ranked among the top 25 nationally, joined by Virginia (3rd), North Carolina (10th), Florida State (14th), N.C. State (15th), Notre Dame (16th) and Wake Forest (24th). Stanford leads the overall rankings with 1700.50 points.
To date, Duke has earned points in men’s basketball (73), women’s cross country (28), fencing (66), field hockey (70), football (45), men’s golf (49), women’s golf (100), men’s lacrosse (83), rowing (42), men’s soccer (64), women’s soccer (64), women’s swimming & diving (51), men’s swimming & diving (44), women’s tennis (83), volleyball (25) and wrestling (50).
The Learfield Directors’ Cup was developed as a joint effort between the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) and USA Today. Points are awarded based on each institution's finish in NCAA Championships. Nineteen total teams can earn points for the final standings, four of which must be baseball, men’s basketball, women’s basketball and volleyball.