While we are on the subject of smart UConn Huskies student-athletes, 9 members of the UConn football team were named to the Big East All-Academic Team.
To be eligible for the team, the student-athlete must have been a letterwinner during the 2008 season, have a cumulative 3.0 GPA and completed two semesters of full-time academic work.
Here’s the 9 UConn football players named to the team:
|Marcus Easley||SR||WR||Stratford, CT||Sports & Leisure|
|Robbie Frey||SO||RB||Leighton, PA||Pre-Teaching|
|Donald Goudreau||SR||LB||Brookfield, WI||Biological Science|
|D.J. Hernandez||GR||WR||Bristol, CT||Educational Psychology|
|Brad Kanuch||JR||WR||Johnstown, PA||Sports & Leisure|
|Tyler Lorenzen||SR||QB||Fremont, IA||Management|
|Scott Lutrus||JR||LB||Brookfield, CT||Economics|
|Alex Polito||JR||DL||Reading, PA||Exploratory|