A total of 37 student-athletes represented the 2016-17 Big West Winter All-Academic Team in the sports of men’s and women’s basketball. To be eligible for the All-Academic team, student-athletes are required to maintain a 3.0 cumulative grade point average, complete one full year at the member institution prior to the season for which the award is being received (at least a sophomore academically), and competed in at least 50 percent of their team’s contests.
Women’s basketball tallied 29 of the citations, led by a league-high eight from UC Davis. Cal Poly and Long Beach State each had four. The remaining eight in men’s basketball included a conference-best three from UC Santa Barbara.
To access the complete list of Big West All-Academic selections, please click on the above PDF link.