BOCA RATON, Fla. – Florida Atlantic University senior shooting guard Gerdarius Troutman was named to the Conference USA InTouch Credit Union All-Academic Team. Troutman is a two-time honoree after also making the squad last season.
Troutman has been outstanding both on the court and in the classroom in his two seasons at FAU, holding a 3.74 GPA while majoring in communications.
The Butler, Georgia, product averaged 9.4 points per game and shot 42.6 percent from behind the arc in his first season with the squad, and has been even better so far this year at 12.7 points per contest (third on the team) and a 42.9 three-point percentage. His 42.7 career three-point percentage is third all-time in school history and he is tied for ninth place in program history with 144 career made three despite playing less than two full seasons.
The Owls wrap up the regular season on Saturday, March 3 at Charlotte. Tip-off is set for 7:30 p.m. A link to live stats and live video will be available at fausports.com. Fans can hear the game on ESPN 106.3 and live in-game updates will be available at the team's official Twitter account, @FAU_Hoops. For tickets to the C-USA tournament, log on to FAUSports.com.