Penn State Nittany Lions

Penn State has finished in the top 25 in every NACDA Director's Cup final poll, a feat only matched by nine other institutions: StanfordUCLAUSCFloridaOhio StateTexasNorth Carolina, and Michigan.[2] The NACDA Director's Cup is a list compiled by the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics that charts institutions' overall success in college sports. Penn State's highest finish came in the 1998-1999 standings when the Nittany Lions finished 3rd.[3] PSU finished in 5th place in the 2013-14 standings; it was the fifth time the program finished in the top 5 and the tenth time the program finished in the top 10.[4]