that's because the director's cup counts things like
Posted on: April 4, 2012 at 13:38:00 CT
Synchronized swimming, squash, and lacrosse. Pen State offers 29 sports. Stanford offers 36. Few teams in the SEC offer more than 17. When you get the same number of points for water polo as you do for football, then the rankings are going to be skewed away from the SEC.