Cusick earns WCC All-Academic Honorable Mention honors

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SAN BRUNO, Calif. -- BYU senior guard Craig Cusick has received West Coast Conference All-Academic Honorable Mention honors, the league announced on Friday. Cusick earned WCC All-Academic honors in 2011-12.

Cusick, a native of Orem, Utah, is an accounting major and carries a 3.5 GPA. This season Cusick is averaging 4.3 points, 2.4 points and 2.2 assists. He is shooting .406 from including, including a WCC-best .652 in league games.

At the conclusion of each athletic season, the WCC selects an all-academic squad for each WCC-sponsored sport. To be considered, a student-athlete must maintain at least a 3.20 cumulative grade point average, while also being a significant contributor to his team.

The complete 2012-13 West Coast Conference Men's Basketball All-Academic team follows.

2012-13 WEST COAST CONFERENCE MEN'S BASKETBALL ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM
Name School Class GPA Major
Johnny Dee San Diego So. 3.49 (Undeclared)
Matthew Dellavedova Saint Mary's Sr. 3.4 Psychology
Cody Doolin San Francisco Jr. 3.68 Finance
Ashley Hamilton Loyola Marymount Gr. 4.0 Education
Mike Hart Gonzaga Gr. 3.70 MBA
Beau Levesque Saint Mary's Jr. 3.78 Sport Management
Ryan Nicholas Portland Jr. 3.47 Psychology
Kelly Olynyk Gonzaga Gr. 3.53 MBA
Marc Trasolini Santa Clara Gr. 3.65 MBA
Thomas van der Mars Portland So. 3.94 Operations Technology Management

Honorable mention: Christopher Anderson, San Diego; Riley Barker, Portland; Julian Clarke, Santa Clara; Craig Cusick, BYU; Ayodeji Egbeyemi, Loyola Marymount; Matt Hodgson, Saint Mary's; Gavin Hoffmann, San Francisco; Kyle Perricone, Santa Clara; Taylor Walker, Loyola Marymount