Two Columbians Part of Six-Man Ivy League Contingent Named to NABC Honors Court

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Rising senior Steve Egee is a history major in Columbia College.
Courtesy: Columbia University Athletics/Gene Boyars

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Two Columbia men's basketball players were named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Honors Court, recognizing those collegiate basketball student-athletes who excelled in academics during the 2010-11 season.

Columbia's Steve Egee and Asenso Ampim represented the Ivy League on the list, along with four student-athletes from Brown.

The NABC Honors Court recognizes the talents and gifts that these men possess off the court, and the hard work they exhibit in the classroom. In order to be named to the Honors Court, an athlete must meet a high standard of academic criteria.

The qualifications are 1) academically a junior or senior and a varsity player, 2) cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher at the conclusion of the 2010-11 academic year, 3) must have matriculated at least one year at their current institution, and 4) member of an NCAA Division I, II, III, or NAIA institution.

Courtesy of the National Association of Basketball Coaches

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