Iowa State has Best Ever Year in Director's Cup
AMES, Iowa – Iowa State's athletics department had a record-breaking 2009-2010 season, in competition and the classroom. ISU finished an all-time best 34th nationally among 278 NCAA Division I teams in the Directors' Cup, presented annually by the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA), Learfield Sports and USA Today to recognize the best overall collegiate athletics programs in the U.S. The program is in its 17th year. Iowa State's latest NCAA six-year student-athlete graduation rate of 78 percent is also a school record.