Basketball inventor James Naismith is only Jayhawks hoops coach with losing record. Alums: Wilt Chamberlain, Danny Manning, Jim Ryun, Gale Sayers, Dean Smith, Lynette Woodard.
32 NORTH CAROLINA STATE
Beats Duke, North Carolina and Wake Forest virtually every year in Big Four Sports Day competition. Alums: Bill Cowher, Roman Gabriel, Tom Gugliotta, Haywood Jeffires, David Thompson, Spud Webb.
Women's track juggernaut. Alums: Albert Belle, Bert Jones, Pete Maravich, Shaquille O'Neal, Jim Taylor.
Has the most varsity sports (41). Alums: George Plimpton, Meredith Rainey, Paul Wylie.
35 TEXAS A&M
Students stand for the duration of each football game in 12th Man tradition. Alums: Randy Barnes, John David Crow, Lester Hayes, Davey Johnson, Chuck Knoblauch, Jack Pardee, Gene Stallings.
One in five officers of promotable age who played West Point football has become a general, including Dwight Eisenhower and Omar Bradley. Alums: Doc Blanchard, Glenn Davis, Pete Dawkins, Mike Krzyzewski.
Has won ten national titles in both skiing and women's gymnastics. Alum: Tom Chambers.
Motor sports program lets students work on NASCAR crews. Basketball team rejuvenated by coach Rick Barnes. Alums: Dwight Clark, Gigi Fernandez, Horace Grant, Jimmy Key, William (Refrigerator) Perry.
Football team in Top 25 every week for last eight years. Alums: Julie Furtado, Hale Irwin, Rashaan Salaam, Kordell Stewart, Michael Westbrook, Byron (Whizzer) White, Babe Didrikson Zaharias.
Rose Bowl season ('95) woke sleeping Cats. Alums: Todd Martin, Brent Musberger, Jerry Reinsdorf.