North Texas Athletics Places 186 Student-Athletes On C-USA Honor Roll
Forty-Five Athletes Receive Academic Medals
DENTON - The University of North Texas placed 186 student-athletes on Conference USA's annual academic honor roll, the league has announced.
The honorees were among 2,843 student-athletes to earn academic honors from the league. North Texas landed 186 student-athletes on the Commissioner's Honor Roll, reserved for student-athletes who earned a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher. Forty-five Mean Green student-athletes with a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or better also received the Commissioner's Academic Medal.
The Mean Green placed the seventh-highest number of student-athletes who participated in league-sponsored sports on the honor roll. North Texas had the sixth-most academic medal winners in the league.
Football led North Texas with 33 student-athletes on the honor roll, including three medalists. The women's track and field program followed with 29 honorees and 13 medal winners.
The women's basketball team doubled its honorees from last year, and every member of the tennis team was placed on the Commissioner's Honor Roll.
The Mean Green's 186 student-athletes on the honor roll is nine more than the previous year.
Complete list of 2016-17 Commissioner's List Honor Roll
Complete list of 2016-17 Academic Medal Winners