Nov. 6, 2003
Santa Barbara, Calif. -
The CoSida Academic All-America voting panel named the eleven-man First Team Academic All-District VII team today, highlighted by UC Santa Barbara's Neil Jones and Tony Lochhead. UCSB, along with UCLA and Stanford, were the only institutions to have two players represented on the squad. Previously recognized as a Big West Scholar Athlete, Lochhead, along with Jones, where the only players named Academic All-District VII from the Big West. The voting panel will now compile a list of all the first team honorees from all seven districts and use it to determine the NCAA's 2003 Academic All-Americans.