Clemson 14th in Current Sears Cup Standings

The Clemson athletic program is ranked 14th in the nation in the latest Sears Director's Cup All-Sports Standings. The Clemson program has scored 250 points so far this year.

Stanford leads the way with 645.5 points, while Colorado is second at 481. North Carolina is the highest ranked ACC school with 454.5 points, and is third overall nationally. Clemson is second among the ACC institutions.

Clemson received a boost recently by finishing 21st in the women's indoor track national championships and seventh in the men's competition. Clemson had scored earlier in men's and women's soccer.

The Tigers should score more points in upcoming standings. The Tigers will receive points for the women's basketball team's participation in the NCAA Tournament. Clemson is also currently ranked second in the nation in baseball and golf.

Clemson's highest final finish in the Sears Director's Cup standings is 16th, in 1993-94. Clemson was 25th in 1997-98, the last time Clemson had a top 25 finish. Clemson was 34th last year with 472 points.

Sears Director's Cup Standings
(As of March 21, 2002)

	Rk	Team
	1.	Stanford   
	2.	Colorado	
	3.	North Carolina
	4.	BYU	        
	5.	UCLA
	6.	Florida	        
	7.	Texas	        
	8.	Arkansas	
	9.	Nebraska	
	10.	Notre Dame	
	11.	Tennessee	
	12.	Arizona
	13.	South Carolina	
	14.	Clemson 	
	15.	Oregon	        
	16.	LSU	        
	17.	Michigan State	
	18.	Texas A&M	
	19.	Virginia	
	20.	Maryland Top Stories