INDIANAPOLIS – Recognizing student-athletes for their success both in competition and in the classroom, the Horizon League released its 2020-21 Men’s Basketball All-Academic Team on Thursday. A total of six student-athletes were honored in balloting by the League’s faculty athletics representatives.
Six Horizon League institutions are represented among the All-Academic team as IUPUI, Milwaukee, Northern Kentucky, Oakland, Purdue Fort Wayne and Wright State each earned one selection. All six student-athletes are first-time honorees.
The Horizon League recognizes student-athletes with seasonal Academic All-League Teams in each of its 19 championship sports. To be eligible for Horizon League All-Academic consideration, a student-athlete must have a cumulative grade-point-average of 3.20 or higher (based on a 4.00 scale), have completed at least one year at the member institution, having earned 24 semester-hour or 36 quarter-hour credits, and participate in 50 percent of the team’s overall contests.
2020-21 #HLMBB All-Academic Team (ties are not broken)
Mike DePersia, IUPUI
C.J. Wilbourn, Milwaukee
Adrian Nelson, Northern Kentucky
Blake Lampman, Oakland
Dylan Carl, Purdue Fort Wayne
Loudon Love, Wright State
COURTESY THE HORIZON LEAGUE