WILMINGTON, North Carolina – UNCW’s 366 student-athletes have matched their athletic successes with strong numbers in the classroom as well for the Spring, 2013, semester.

“We’re very pleased with the academic accomplishments of our student-athletes this semester,” said Jimmy Bass, UNCW’s athletic director. “It’s a tribute to their hard work and the dedication of our academic support personnel. This demonstrates that our student-athletes have their priorities in order and are preparing for life after college.”

The group combined for a grade point average of 3.12 in the second semester of the 2012-13 term. UNCW’s student-athletes own a cumulative GPA of 3.11.

Overall, 231 student-athletes achieved at least a 3.00 GPA and 31 of that group posted perfect 4.00 GPA’s during the spring semester.