Nelson and Karl named CoSIDA Academic All-District 8 First Team

BOISE, Idaho -- Senior Coby Karl and junior Matt Nelson have been named first-team CoSIDA Academic All-District 8.

Karl, a 6'4" guard, earned the honor with a 3.47 grade point average while majoring in Communication.  The Mequon, Wisc., native is averaging a team-best 15.6 points and 4.4 rebounds per game.  Karl was a second-team All-WAC pick last year and a preseason first-team All-WAC selection this season.

Nelson, a 6'9" forward, claimed the award with a 3.50 grade point average while majoring in Business.  The Issaquah, Wash., native is second on the Bronco team in scoring, averaging 14.2 points per game while leading the team with 9.1 rebounds per game.  He is also leading the WAC in field goal percentage making 60.1 percent of his shots. 

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