WINCHESTER, VA (07/28/2021)-- Dylan Elliott (Sicklerville, NJ 08081) is one of six Shenandoah University men's basketball players named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches Honors Court in selections announced Tuesday and Wednesday by the organization.
The team, which co-led the 11 men's teams this past semester with a 3.27 team GPA, earned an NABC Team Excellence Award for the second consecutive year.
Six upperclassmen: Trammell Anthony, Ethan Diffee, Dylan Elliott, Zach Garrett '21, Davion Roberts, and Jaylen Williams, were named to the NABC Honors Court. To be earn that award, student-athletes must be in their junior or senior year and have at least a 3.2 career GPA.
A seventh player, Harry Wall '21, was also named to the Honors Court. Wall, a New Zealand native and a Sport Management major, opted out of the 2020-21 season because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Garrett graduated with a business degree while Anthony, Diffie, Elliott, Roberts, and Williams are all rising seniors.
Wall and Garrett finished their careers with 3.95 and 3.34 GPAs, respectively.
Williams, the team's leading scorer at 19.2 points per game, has a 3.52 GPA as a cybersecurity/criminal justice double major.
Anthony, a dual sport athlete that plays football in the fall, is also a double major. He is a 3.60 student majoring in cybersecurity and computer science.
Diffee majors in communications and matches Wall for team-high career GPA at 3.95.
Roberts boasts a 3.31 GPA as a business administration major with Elliott posting a 3.82 in sport management.
Shenandoah University was established in 1875, and is headquartered in Winchester, Virginia, with additional educational sites in Clarke, Fairfax and Loudoun counties. Shenandoah is a private, nationally recognized university that blends professional career experiences with liberal education. With nearly 4,000 students in more than 200+ areas of study in seven different schools, Shenandoah promotes a close-knit community rich in creative energy and intellectual challenge. Shenandoah students collaborate with accomplished professors who provide focused, individual attention, all the while leading several programs to be highly nationally ranked. Through innovative partnerships and programs at both the local and global level, there are exceptional opportunities for students to learn in and out of the classroom. Shenandoah empowers its students to improve the human condition and to be principled professionals and leaders wherever they go. For more information, visit su.edu.