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National Association of Basketball Coaches honors two EKU Colonels for high grades


Eric Stutz and Deverin Muff were honored by the coaches group for their excellence in the classroom. (Photo provided)

Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball players Eric Stutz and Deverin Muff were selected to the National Association of Basketball Coaches 2013-14 Honors Court, which recognizes men’s basketball players that excelled in academics during the past season.
In order to be named to the Honors Court, a student-athlete must meet a high standard of academic criteria. The qualifications are as follows: academically a junior or senior, cumulative grade point average of 3.2 or higher at the conclusion of the 2013-14 academic year and students must have matriculated at least one year at their current institution.
Stutz, a 6-foot-8 forward from Newburgh, Indiana averaged 8.6 points and a team-best 4.6 rebounds per game as a junior during the 2013-14 season. Muff, a 6-foot-8 forward from Strongsville, Ohio appeared in 29 of the team’s 34 games as a junior in 2013-14.
Both players were recognized as Colonel Scholars (3.0 GPA) in 2013-14. Stutz also earned the Bratzke Award of Excellence (highest GPA on the team).
A record number of 895 student-athletes from 335 colleges and universities earned NABC Honors Court distinction.
From EKU Athletics

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