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Thursday February 20, 2014Young Named 2014 Capital One Academic All-American

Gainesville, Fla.

Senior center Patric Young has been named to the 2014 Capital One Academic All-America Team as announced by the committee on Thursday.

 

Young was selected as a third team recipient of the award, chosen by the College Sports Information Directors of America. He is the only SEC player and is one of just five major conference players to earn the honor.

 

Boasting a 3.37 GPA in Telecommunications, he has shown that he is dedicated to his coursework. Young is a two-time SEC Scholar Athlete of the Year (2012, 2013) and earned SEC Academic Honor Roll recognition in 2012.

 

Young is the seventh Gator all-time to earn the honor and the third under head coach Billy Donovan.

 

 

2013-14 Capital One Academic All-America Teams

 

 

First Team

Name

School

Year

 GPA

 Major

Brayden Carlson

South Dakota State

 Sr.

 3.94

 Economics

Aaron Craft

Ohio State

 Sr.

 3.93

 Nutrition (pre-med)

Drew Crawford

Northwestern

 Sr.

 3.31

 Sports Administration

Melvin Ejim

Iowa State

 Sr.

 3.70

 History

J.J. Mann

Belmont

 Sr.

 3.51

 Economics

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Second Team

Name

School

Year

 GPA

 Major

Jodan Dykstra

South Dakota State

 Sr.

 3.71

 Biology, pre-dentistry

Holton Hunsaker

Utah Valley

 Sr.

 3.88

 Accounting

Dennis Ogbe

Tennessee Tech

 Sr.

 3.91

 Electrical Engineering

Marcus Paige

North Carolina

 So.

 3.39

 Journalism & Mass Comm

Kendrick Perry

Youngstown State

 Sr.

 3.46

 Criminal Justice

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Third Team

Name

School

Year

 GPA

 Major

Malte Kramer

Pepperdine

 Sr.

 4.00

 Economics

Beau Levesque

Saint Mary’s (Cal.)

 Gr.

 3.80

 MA Leadership

Matt Townsend

Yale

 Jr.

 4.00

Molecular and Cellular Biology

Thomas van der mars

Portland

 Jr.

 3.95

 Operations & Tech Mgmt.

Patric Young

FLORIDA

 Sr.

 3.37

 Telecommunications

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

University of Florida Academic All-Americans

 

 

Year

Name

 Team

1968-69

Mike Leatherwood

Third Team

1969-70

Andy Owens

Second Team

1971-72

Tony Miller

Second Team

1977-78

Ric Clarson

Sixth Team

2000-01

Matt Bonner

Second Team

2001-02

Matt Bonner

First Team

2002-03

Matt Bonner

First Team

2005-06

Lee Humphrey

Second Team

2006-07

Lee Humphrey

First Team

2013-14

Patric Young

Third Team

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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