“It’s fantastic that our men are being recognized for the hard work they do in the classroom in addition to the hardwork they do on the field,” said head coach Nate Houser. “For young men with two jobs, it’s very exciting to see them get rewarded for both of them.”
Goshen (Ind.) led the nation with eight NAIA Scholar-Athletes. Student-athletes are nominated by their institution's head coach and must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and must have achieved a junior academic status in order qualify for the honor.
View the full list of Daktronics NAIA Scholar-Athletes here.