DURHAM, N.C. – The Duke men’s golf team was one of 11 Division I programs recognized Wednesday by the GCAA with 2014 Team Academic Awards presented by Farmers Insurance. The Blue Devils received President’s Special Recognition status after posting a GPA of 3.5 or better for the year.
DePaul claimed the Division I Academic National Champion title for the fourth time with Alabama State, Arizona, Brown, Duke, Kennesaw State, Mercer, Missouri, Missouri State, Utah State and Valparaiso receiving President’s Special Recognition status for having team GPAs of 3.5 or better. To be eligible for GCAA All-Academic Team honors a college or university must submit the GPAs for each player on its official squad list for the academic year.
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Academic National Champions DePaul
President’s Special Recognition (3.5 or better GPA) Alabama State Arizona Brown DePaul Duke Kennesaw State Mercer Missouri Missouri State Utah State Valparaiso
All-Academic Teams (3.0 or better GPA) Akron Alabama State Arizona Arkansas- Little Rock Auburn Baylor Belmont Boston College Brown California Columbia DePaul Duke East Carolina East Tennessee State Elon University Florida Gulf Coast Francis Marion Georgia Tech Gonzaga Hartford Houston Baptist Illinois Illinois State Indiana IPFW Kansas State Kennesaw State Kentucky Liberty Longwood Louisville Loyola (Md.) Marquette Maryland Eastern Shore Mercer Miami (Ohio) Michigan Michigan State Middle Tennessee Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Missouri State New Mexico Northwestern Notre Dame Ohio State Oklahoma Rice Richmond Robert Morris Seton Hall South Alabama South Carolina Southeastern Louisiana Southern Illinois - Edwardsville St. John’s Stanford Tennessee Texas Tech Toledo Towson Troy UNCG UNCW UT- Arlington Utah State Utah Valley Valparaiso Vanderbilt VCU Villanova Virginia Virginia Tech Weber State William & Mary Winthrop Wofford College Wyoming Yale