KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Cal Lutheran men's basketball team earned the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Team Academic Excellence award which was announced Thursday morning.
The award recognizes outstanding academic achievement by a team with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or better for the 2018-19 season. The Kingsmen were just one of two Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) teams to make the list, with Caltech joining them.
In order to earn a NABC Team Academic Excellence Award, institutions in the NCAA, NAIA and NJCAA must count the grade point averages of all men's student-athletes who competed during the 2018-19 season. Below is a list of NABC Team Academic Excellence Award recipients.
NABC: 2018-19 Team Academic Excellence Awards
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Release by Ryan Jorgenson, Sports Information Director