210 Bearcats Named Big East All-Academic|
Aug. 7, 2013
CINCINNATI -The University of Cincinnati had 210 student-athletes recognized by the Big East Conference as All-Academic Team selections for the 2012-13 year. They were among more than 3,200 student-athletes honored conference-wide.
Nominations for the All-Academic Team are submitted by each of the Big East's 15 member institutions. To be eligible for the honor, a nominee must have competed in a Big East-sponsored sport, attained a minimum grade-point average of 3.00 for the preceding academic year, and completed a minimum of two consecutive semesters or three consecutive quarters of academic work, with a total of 18 semester or 27 quarter credits, not including remedial courses.
The nominations are reviewed and approved by the Big East Academic Affairs Committee. There are 3,235 honorees for the 2012-13 academic year. The complete list of UC student-athletes on the All-Academic team is available here.