The National Association of Basketball Coaches announced the fifth annual Team Academic Excellence Awards, created by the NABC Committee on Academics, and three from the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference earned the award.
These awards recognize outstanding academic achievement by teams with cumulative grade point averages of 3.0 or better for the 2016-17 season.
In order to earn a NABC Team Academic Excellence Award, institutions must count the grade point averages of all men's basketball student-athletes who competed during the 2016-17 season.
2016-17 NABC Team Academic Excellence Award Winners from the NACC:
- Concordia University Wisconsin
- Dominican University
- Milwaukee School of Engineering