Drake Diener Nominated For Academic All-District Honors
CHICAGO – DePaul’s Drake Diener has been nominated for the Verizon/Academic All-District V as selected by CoSIDA. He is one of 14 players on the ballot.
Diener, a sophomore from Fond du Lac, Wis., carries a 3.3 cumulative grade-point-average and is currently enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences. On the court, the 6-5 guard leads the Blue Demons with 63 assists while ranking sixth in Conference USA in assist-to-turnover ratio.
District V consists of all Division I players in the states of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois and Indiana. Results of the voting will be announced later this month.
DePaul is 11-7 and entertains Charlotte on Saturday at the Allstate Arena. Tip-off is set for 11 a.m.