BOCA RATON, Fla. – Florida Atlantic University men's basketball player Gerdarius Troutman has been named to the 2017 InTouch Credit Union Conference USA All-Academic Team, the conference office announced on Friday.
A transfer from Gordon State, Troutman is the team's leading 3-point shooter, making 43 percent of his attempts from behind the arc, good for fourth in the conference and 25th in the nation. He is second on the team in scoring in conference play, at 11.1 points per game. Earlier this season, he made seven 3-pointers as part of a 25-point game against Southern Miss, setting career highs in both categories. The Butler, Ga. native has four 20-point games on the year and currently holds a 3.75 GPA while majoring in communication studies.