Creighton Boasts 153 Athletes Recognized by Big East Conference

Creighton had 153 student-athletes recognized by the BIG EAST Conference with a selection to the 2017-18 BIG EAST All-Academic Team.

Nominations for the All-Academic Team are submitted by each of the BIG EAST’s 10 member and nine affiliate institutions. To be eligible for the honor, a nominee must have competed in a BIG EAST-sponsored sport, attained a minimum grade-point average of 3.00 for the preceding academic year, and completed a minimum of two consecutive semesters or three consecutive quarters of academic work, with a total of 18 semester or 27 quarter credits, not including remedial courses.

All 13 of Creighton’s BIG EAST teams had at least six student-athletes honored, led by 24 baseball players.