WINFIELD, Kan. – Southwestern College seniors Cameron Clark and Chris Waller have been named to the 2015-16 National Association of Basketball Coaches' Honors Court. Nearly 1,000 collegiate men's basketball players from across the country were included on the list, which recognizes those men's collegiate basketball student-athletes who excelled in academics during the 2015-16 season. The Honors Court was released Tuesday by NABC officials.
In order to be named to the NABC Honors Court, a student-athlete must have achieved junior or senior academic status, must maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.2 or higher at the conclusion of the 2014-15 academic year, must have matriculated at least one year at their current institution, and must be a member of an NCAA Division I, II, or III, or an NAIA Division I or II institution with an NABC member coach.
Clark led the Moundbuilders through the 2015-16 season. The Lewisville, Texas, product averaged 23 points and 9.9 rebounds per game in his final season at Southwestern, and was a unanimous All-Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference First Team selection. He also received Honorable NAIA Div. II All-America accolades. Waller, meanwhile, averaged 20 points, 6.8 rebounds and 3.2 rebounds per game during his senior campaign.
The complete list of the nearly 1,000 men's basketball student-athletes named to the NABC Honors Court is available here.