Men’s Basketball Earns NABC Team Academic Excellence Award

Men’s Basketball Earns NABC Team Academic Excellence Award

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Maine Maritime Academy men's basketball team has earned the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Team Academic Excellence Award.

In order to earn a NABC Team Academic Excellence Award, institutions in the NCAA, NAIA and NJCAA must count the grade point averages of all men's student-athletes who competed during the 2018-19 season. These awards recognize outstanding academic achievement by a team with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or better for the 2018-19 season. 

The Maine Maritime men's basketball team is comprised of 11 student-athletes who combined to average an overall GPA of 3.03. The Mariners are the only team from the North Atlantic Conference (NAC) to receive the award.

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