July 26, 2002
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -
The Mountain West Conference announced the 2002 Academic All-Conference team for women's basketball today. To be eligible for selection to the academic team, a student-athlete must have completed at least one academic term at the member institution, maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better and be a starter or significant contributor to the team.
Forty-two student-athletes earned MWC academic honors in 2001-02, including 22 repeat selections from the 2000-01 squad. Wyoming had a league-high 11 members on this year's team, followed by New Mexico with seven and Colorado State with six. Utah had six student-athletes named to the Academic All-MWC team, while BYU and San Diego State each had five and UNLV had two.
Attached (see PDF) is a list of Academic All-Mountain West Conference selections grouped alphabetically by school (*notes repeat selection).