MITCHELL, S.D. –Two members of the Dakota Wesleyan University men's basketball team were named Daktronics-NAIA Scholar Athletes, it was announced by the NAIA on Monday.
In order to be nominated for this award, each needed to maintain a minimum of 3.5 grade point average on a scale of 4.0 while being of junior academic status.
Each were members of the JV team their freshman year and saw varsity playing time throughout their careers. They played a vital role for the Tigers as they pushed their teammates during practice and helped them reach a third-straight NAIA postseason tournament berth.