Tyson Jex | Posted: 20 Jul 2023 | Updated: 7 Aug 2023

BYU earns NABC Team Academic Excellence Award

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2023 NABC Team Academic Excellence Award
2022-23 NABC Honors Court

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The NABC announced the recipients of the 2022-23 NABC Team Academic Excellence Awards and NABC Honors Court on Thursday, representing outstanding achievement in the classroom by collegiate men’s basketball teams and student-athletes.

BYU was one of three programs from the Big 12 honored for its success in the classroom. Trevin Knell and Rudi Williams also earned NABC Honors Court accolades.

“Education is a core value of the NABC, and we are privileged to recognize these outstanding student-athletes and the coaches and support staff who invest in their development,” said NABC Executive Director Craig Robinson. “The hundreds of teams and thousands of players that qualified for NABC academic awards this season are a testament to our sport’s ongoing prioritization of success in the classroom.”

The NABC Team Academic Excellence Awards recognize men’s basketball programs that completed the 2022-23 academic year with a team GPA of 3.0 or higher. The NABC Honors Court includes junior, senior and graduate student men’s basketball players who finished the 2022-23 year with a cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher.

Over 1,800 players earned spots on the NABC Honors Court and over 300 programs received NABC Team Academic Excellence Awards for 2022-23. A full list of Honors Court recipients is available by clicking here.

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