July 11, 2011
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) today announced the NABC Honors Court, recognizing those collegiate basketball student-athletes who excelled in academics during the 2010-11 season. USD outgoing senior guards Devin Ginty (Alta, CA) and Matt Dorr (Spokane, WA) were selected to this group for their academic and athletic achievements.
Both Torero seniors graduated with grade-point averages above 3.20 (4.0 scale). Ginty, the team captain and a three-time WCC All-Academic selection, carried a 3.37 GPA as a History major. Dorr, who was a two-time WCC All-Academic pick, carried a 3.34 GPA as a Business major.
The NABC Honors Court recognizes the talents and gifts that these men possess off the court, and the hard work they exhibit in the classroom. In order to be named to the Honors Court, an athlete must meet a high standard of academic criteria. The qualifications are as follows: 1. Academically a junior or senior and a varsity player; 2. Cumulative G.P.A. of 3.2 or higher at the conclusion of the 2010-11 academic year; 3. Students must have matriculated at least one year at their current institution; 4. Member of an NCAA Division I, II, III, or NAIA Institution.