A Ranking Worth Applause

Mike Lopresti | Dec. 17, 2012 | USA TODAY Sports

The #1 sign on Grace Hall

Notre Dame is No. 1 in football. Duke is No. 1 in basketball.

They're the GSR Duet. Graduation Success Rate, which measures the percentage of athletes in a program who earn their degrees... So the top-ranked teams in the polls are also the top-ranked teams in diplomas. Just when you thought you couldn't hear the term "student-athlete'' one more time and keep a straight face, here's a pair of programs that go together like cap and gown. The moral of their story: Apparently, you can win big, and still show up for history class.

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 by Daily Domer Staff

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