Women's Basketball Ranked Third in WBCA Honor Poll

July 14, 2021 8:45am

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ATLANTA, Ga. -- The Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) announced today, July 13, their 2020-21 Academic Top 25 Team Honor Rolls. The Red Raider women's basketball team ranked third in the NAIA with a 3.768 team GPA.

The Red Raiders women's basketball team has ranked in the top ten three out of the past four seasons.

Northwestern was the highest ranking GPAC institution this past season. Two other GPAC members made the top-25 including Briar Cliff (No. 5) and Jamestown (No. 23).

The WBCA Academic Top 25 recognizes NCAA Division I, II and III, NAIA and two-year college women's basketball teams across the nation that carry the highest combined GPAs inclusive of all student-athletes on their rosters for the entire season. The 2020-21 season is the 26th in which the WBCA has compiled the honor rolls.