Nikola Knezevic Earns Pac-10 Academic Honor
March 27, 2008
BERKELEY - Sophomore guard Nikola Knezevic, who has a 3.21 GPA as an interdisciplinary studies major at Cal, has been named to the second-team Pac-10 All-Academic team.
Knezevic is the 12th Golden Bear to earn mention on the first- or second-team units since 2001.
Knezevic played in all 33 games for Cal this past season, starting 16 times. He averaged 2.6 ppg and dished out 2.1 apg to rank third on the squad in assists.
Knezevic scored a high of eight points vs. both Oregon State and Nicholls State, and he had a career-best six assists against Long Beach State and Kansas State.
2007-08 Pac-10 All-Academic Team
First Team Year GPA MajorBret Brielmaier, ARIZ Sr. 3.09 Interdisciplinary StudiesRobbie Cowgill, WSU Sr. 3.36 Management OperationsTaj Finger, STAN Sr. 3.06 CommunicationDaven Harmeling, WSU Jr. 3.51 Health and Fitness EducationTaylor Rochestie, WSU Jr. 3.27 Communication
Second Team Year GPA MajorAlfred Aboya, UCLA Jr. 3.06 Political ScienceAron Baynes, WSU Jr. 3.15 Movement StudiesNikola Knezevic, CAL So. 3.21 Interdisciplinary StudiesNikola Koprivica, WSU So. 3.31 UndeclaredRoeland Schaftenaar, OSU So. 3.29 Pre-Business
Honorable Mention: Derek Glasser, So., ASU; Luc Richard Mbah a Moute, Jr., UCLA; Christian Polk, So., ASU;Drew Shiller, So., STAN; Jerren Shipp, So., ASU; Keith Wilkinson, Jr., USC.