Texas Tech earned six first team honors, including one nominee with a perfect 4.0 GPA.
A total of 169 teams nationwide picked up the academic honor
Clement Sordet led Tech with a 2-over-74 for the first 18 holes of play
The Red Raiders tee off in the program's 11th NCAA Championship on Friday
Red Raiders set to make 11th National Championship appearance
First-Team Academic All-Big 12 ... Competed in all 13 tournaments this season ... earned six Top 10 finishes throughout the year including his first individual title at the Lone Star Invitational ... shot the second-lowest round of the season by a Tech player in the second round of that tournament with a 65 ... opened the season with a third-place medal in The Carmel Cup following a 7-under, 209 ... turned in a 2-under 70 in the final round of the NCAA Championships as he tied for 59th overall.
Before Texas Tech