5 Roos Earn National Men's Hoop Academic Honors
Kansas City, MO – Five members of the SUNY Canton men’s basketball team have been named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches Honors Court for their efforts in the classroom, while the entire team has been recognized with the NABC Team Academic Excellence award.
Brandon Averitt, Brandon Blaker, Andrew Fitch, Ibu Smith and Joseph Werner were all recognized on the Honors Court. 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.
grade point average (GPA) of 3.2 or higher at the conclusion of the 2019-20 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.