KANSAS CITY, Mo. --- A total of 19 student-athletes representing six Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference schools were recognized as members of this year's National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Honors court Tuesday afternoon.
The NABC Honors Court annually recognizes men's collegiate basketball student-athletes who excelled in academics during the past season. The NABC Honors Court recognizes the talents and gifts that these men possess off the court and the hard work they exhibit in the classroom.
In order to be named to the Honors Court, a student-athlete must meet a high standard of academic criteria. The qualifications are as follows:
1. Academically a junior or senior and a varsity player.
2. Cumulative grade-point average (GPA) of 3.2 or higher at the conclusion of the 2017-18 academic year.
3. Students must have matriculated at least one year at their current institution.
4. Member of a NCAA Division I, II, III, or NAIA Division I or II institution with a NABC member coach.
|Anderson||Cory Kreiger||Senior||Elementary Education|
|Brady Ashton||Junior||History, Secondary Education|
|Stanley Duncan||Junior||Sports & Rec Leadership|
|Michael Peters||Junior||Exercise Science|
|Bluffton||Austin Buchholz||Senior||Criminal Justice|
|Andrew Hunter||Senior||Math Education|
|Cam Fails||Junior||Kinesiology & Integrative Physiology|
|Mount St. Joseph||Jake Cropper||Junior||History|
|Rose-Hulman||Kyle Steckel||Senior||Chemical Engineering|
|Luke Callahan||Junior||Mechanical Engineering|
|Aaron Eldridge||Junior||Mechanical Engineering|
|Joshua Richey||Senior||Electrical Engineering|
|Stephen Schueth||Senior||Mechanical Engineering|
|Transylvania||Tristan Burgess||Senior||Exercise Science|
|Cooper Theobald||Junior||Business Administration|