DePaul Places 148 on BIG EAST All-Academic Team
July 28, 2011
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The BIG EAST Conference has announced the names of more than 3,200 student-athletes who have been selected to the 2010-11 BIG EAST All-Academic Team.
Nominations for the All-Academic Team are submitted by each of the BIG EAST’s 16 member institutions. To be eligible for the honor, a nominee must have competed in a BIG EAST-sponsored sport, earned a varsity letter, attained a minimum grade-point average of 3.00 for the preceding academic year, and completed a minimum of two consecutive semesters or three consecutive quarters of academic work, with a total of 18 semester or 27 quarter credits, not including remedial courses.
DePaul finished with a conference-best five teams recognized as women’s basketball, softball, men’s soccer, golf and women’s tennis each won a Team Academic Excellence Award.