GREENSBORO, N.C. – Following their first season as a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference, 213 Panther student-athletes achieved ACC Academic Honor Roll distinction, announced Thursday, Aug. 7 by Commissioner John Swofford.
The 58th annual ACC Academic Honor Roll recognizes academic excellence by student-athletes during the 2013-14 academic year. The Honor Roll is comprised of student-athletes who participated in a varsity-level sport and registered a grade point average of 3.0 or better for the full academic year. The conference recognized a record 3,967 student-athletes for their hard work in the classroom during the 2013-14 academic year.
Duke led all schools with an ACC-record 494 student-athletes recognized, eclipsing its own mark of 474 set last year. Boston College followed with 402 honorees, and Notre Dame saw 397 student-athletes achieve Honor Roll status following its first year of ACC membership.
North Carolina saw 347 student-athletes recognized, followed by Virginia with 305, Virginia Tech with 232, NC State with 230, Syracuse with 229, Maryland with 224, Pitt with 213, Florida State with 202, Clemson with 198, Wake Forest with 183, Georgia Tech with 159 and Miami with 152.
The full ACC Academic Honor Roll release can be found here.
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