DENTON (2/22/07) The University of North Texas honored 200 student-athletes for their academic achievements during the 2006 fall and spring semesters at halftime of a recent men’s basketball game in the Super Pit.
Students with GPA’s of 3.00-3.49 were placed on the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll, students with GPA’s of 3.50-3.99 were on the Dean’s List and students with a 4.00 GPA made the President’s List. A student-athlete had to earn at least a GPA of 3.0 in one of the two semesters to make the honor roll.
The Mean Green swimming and diving team held the highest cumulative team GPA (3.25) with 29 student-athletes earning at least a 3.0 GPA. Thirteen swimmers earned a 3.5 or better in one of two semesters during the 2006 school year and five posted a 4.0 in at least one of the two semesters.
The women's track team also had five student-athletes posting a 4.0 GPA in at least one of the two semesters.