The 2018 Academic All-Big 12 Men’s Basketball Team features 31 student-athletes, including four from West Virginia.
Jevon Carter and Chase Harler were first team picks, while Beetle Bolden and Logan Routt earned second team honors.
Carter earned first team honors for a third consecutive season, while Jake Lindsey (Baylor), Mason Schoen (Kansas State), Matt Freeman (Oklahoma) and Vladimir Brodziansky (TCU) repeated as first team honorees from a season ago. The five are among 21 first team members, while the second team is comprised of 10 selections.
TCU paced all teams with five combined representatives, while Kansas State, Texas, Texas Tech and West Virginia each had four combined selections.
First team members consist of those who have maintained a 3.20 or better GPA while the second team selections hold a 3.00 to 3.19 GPA.
To qualify, student-athletes must maintain a 3.00 GPA or higher either cumulative or the two previous semesters and must have participated in 20 percent of their team’s scheduled contests. Freshmen and transfers are not eligible in their first year of academic residence. Senior student-athletes who have participated for a minimum of two years and meet all the criteria except percent of participation are also eligible.