TWO SAGE MEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYERS NAMED TO NABC'S HONORS COURT
National Association of Basketball Coaches Announces 2018-19 Honors Court
NABC Recognizes Outstanding Academic Achievement
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (July 17, 2019) -- The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) today announced the 2018-19 NABC Honors Court, recognizing those 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. The NABC encourages you to share the success of these student-athletes using #NABCHonorsCourt. In order to be named to the Honors Court, a student-athlete must meet a high standard of academic criteria.
Honored from the Gator men's basketball team are junior Anthony Mitchell (Bronx, NY/Salesian) and sophomore Joshua Gonzalez (Albany, NY/Canajoharie). Mitchell, a three-year letterwinner at Sage is an accounting major, while Gonzalez just completed his first season with the Gators and is majoring in sports and recreation management. The selection to the team is the first for both Sage performers as they become the ninth and tenth Sage men's basketball player honored with this distinction.
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 2018-19 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.