DURHAM, N.C. - Duke Athletics currently ranks ninth in the latest Learfield Directors' Cup Standings, released Thursday by the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics.
Duke has secured 940.25 total points and headlines a total of seven ACC schools ranked among the top 30 nationally, joined by Florida State (10th), N.C. State (11th), Virginia (14th), North Carolina (17th), Notre Dame (18th) and Virginia Tech (30th). Stanford leads the overall rankings with 1,589.25 points.
To date, Duke has earned points in football (45), men’s soccer (64), field hockey (70), women’s soccer (83), women’s indoor track and field (16.50), wrestling (51.50), women’s swimming and diving (21), women’s basketball (64), men’s basketball (73), fencing (60), men’s swimming and diving (39), women’s golf (72.75), men’s golf (82.50), men’s lacrosse (90), men’s tennis (25) and women’s tennis (83).
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.