To date in winter competition, the Mountaineers earned 326.50 points to go with their 174 tallied from fall competition.
WVU's men's basketball team finished No. 3 nationally to post 83 points and 50 points were earned from its women's basketball team that placed 17th nationally.
Two years ago, West Virginia finished with a school-best 30th-place finish in the Directors' Cup standings. Last year, WVU finished in 50th place.
The Learfield Sports Director's 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 up to 14 sports - seven women's and seven men's.
The final Division I winter standings will be released April 29.