The Kentucky Wesleyan College men’s basketball team saw two members earn a spot on the 2016-17 National Association of Basketball Coaches Honors Court in Charles Foster and Adam Stanford as announced by the NABC office on Tuesday morning.
In order to be named to the Honors Court, a student-athlete must be a junior or senior academically, have a cumulative grade point average of 3.2 or higher at the conclusion of the 2016-17 academic year, and must have matriculated at least one year at their current institution.
Charles Foster earned a GPA of 3.33 last year and graduated with a degree in Graphic Design. The Louisville, Ky. native led the Panthers with 146 assists on the season and started in all 31 games. Foster grabbed 110 rebounds along with 317 points.
“Charles has worked very hard to achieve this honor. I’m tremendously proud of him and how much effort in put in in the classroom and on the court,” said Head Coach Happy Osborne.
Adam Stanford also graduated with a degree in Graphic Design this past year with a GPA of 3.30. He boasted a field goal percentage of 64.8 throughout the season, accumulating 202 points in 29 games.
Stanford tabbed 36 steals with 115 rebounds.
“I’m very pleased with Adam’s work on and off the court. He was well-deserving of the Graphic Design student of the year award. I’m excited for him to continue playing and also get his Master’s Degree at Campbellsville University,” noted Osborne.
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Director of Athletic Communications