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Men's Basketball - Tue, Jul. 18, 2017

ST. LOUIS -- Men's Basketball's Chris Buzzell and David Gabrovsek were named to the 2016-17 National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Honors Court Tuesday afternoon. The award recognizes collegiate men's basketball student-athletes who excelled in academics during the past year.

This marks the second straight year both Buzzell and Gabrovsek have appeared on the Honors Court. Both recently graduated from Missouri Baptist in May. Buzzell received his degree in Sport Management, while Gabrovsek earned his in exercise science. 

To be named to the Honors Court, a student-athlete must meet the following criteria: 

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 2016-17 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. 

To read the complete release, click HERE