April 13, 2011
IRVING - Rice University had 40 student-athletes earn the Conference USA Commissioner's Medal during the 2010-11 academic year, Commissioner Britton Banowsky announced Wednesday.
The medals are given to those Conference USA student-athletes who have achieved a 3.75 grade point average or better. A total of 485 student-athletes from league institutions were recognized on Wednesday.
On Tuesday, Banowsky announced the 2010-11 Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll, which lists student-athletes who maintain a 3.0 GPA, and Rice had a league-best 220 student-athletes recognized.
Below is a list of Rice student-athletes by sport who received the C-USA Commissioner's Medal this year:
Men's Cross Country