2016-17 ASUN All-Academic Team
LakePoint, Ga. - The ASUN Conference awarded the 2016-17 Men's Basketball Scholar-Athlete of the Year award to Stetson's senior forward Brian Pegg, announced Friday by the conference office. Pegg is joined by seven other men's basketball student-athletes on the All-Academic Team.
Pegg, a three-time All-Academic selections, is currently pursuing his Masters in Business Administration and posted a 3.80 GPA in his first semester of graduate school. He becomes only the second student-athlete in conference history to land on the All-Academic Team in three years joining North Florida's Demarcus Daniels. Pegg also joins his brother, Adam, who was tabbed the ASUN Scholar-Athlete of the Year for the 2012-13 season.
The Clearwater, Fla. native is one of four active ASUN players with 1,000 career points and 750 career rebounds as he enters the ASUN Championship with 1084 points and 763 boards. Despite missing 11 games this season due to injury, Pegg managed to average 7.3 PPG & 4.9 RPG, while shooting 57.7 percent from the floor. His 24 career double-double leads all active ASUN players.
The All-Academic Team recognizes student-athletes who excel both on the field and in the classroom and exemplify the ASUN's mission of Building Winners for Life. All the members of the team boast a 3.30 cumulative grade point average or better and participated in at least half of their team's games.
MEN'S BASKETBALL All-ACADEMIC TEAM
%F, Brian Pegg, Stetson (Senior | 3.84 | MBA)
G, Andris Misters, Jacksonville (Senior | 3.76 | MBA)
G, Nick Masterson, Kennesaw State (Junior | 3.45 | Mechanical Engineering)
#G, Cam Miller, Lipscomb (Senior | 3.84 | Financial Markets)
F, Eli Pepper, Lipscomb (Sophomore | 3.44 | Undeclared)
G, Reilly Walsh, NJIT (Sophomore | 4.0 | Business)
G, Aaron Bodager, North Florida (Senior | 3.61 | Health Science)
G, Jure Span, USC Upstate (Sophomore | 3.76 | Exercise & Sport Science)
# - Denotes a three-time selection to the All-Academic Team
% - Denotes a three-time selection to the All-Academic Team
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