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    Providence College Student-Athletes Honored By BIG EAST Conference


    Aug. 8, 2013

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The BIG EAST Conference released the names of more than 3,200 student-athletes who have been selected to the 2012-13 BIG EAST Academic All-Star Team, spanning 15 member institutions who comprised the league last year. One hundred sixty-six Providence College student-athletes were honored for their success in the classroom.

    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.

    For a complete list of honorees from Providence College, please click on the following link:

    2012-13 BIG EAST Academic All-StarsGet Acrobat Reader

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