Nine Tech Athletes Named Academic All-Big 12|
May 2, 2013
LUBBOCK, Texas - The Texas Tech track and field program placed nine student-athletes on the Academic All-Big 12 Team as announced by the Conference Thursday morning.
Sophomores Taji Henley, Kendall McVey and Kyle Thompson represented the Red Raiders on the Academic All-Big 12 First Team while sophomore Avril McGhee joined Tarver and Waters on the women's First Team.
Athletes must have a 3.2 GPA or higher to be eligible for the First Team.
Texas Tech competes this week at the Big 12 Outdoor Championships in Waco.