HNN Staff
IRVING, Texas A record 2,272 student-athletes have earned recognition to the Commissioner’s Honor Roll during the 2010-11 academic year, including 163 from Marshall University,
 Commissioner Britton Banowsky announced today. Student-athletes named to the Commissioner’s Honor Roll maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better.

Rice placed the highest number of student-athletes on the honor roll, producing a record 220 members. UCF followed closely with 219, while East Carolina ranked third with 208 student-athletes on the list.

Student-athletes with a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or better also receive the Commissioner’s Academic Medal. Those winners will be released tomorrow.