UM’s Gregory Named to All-District Academic Team

By DAVE GUFFEY for GoGriz.com

Jordan Gregory. Photo by Austin Smith

Jordan Gregory. Photo by Austin Smith forMakeItMissoula.com

The University of Montana’s Jordan Gregory has been named to the College Sports Information Director’s of America (Co-SIDA) Capital One Academic All-District NCAA Division 1 basketball team, announced today (Thursday, Jan. 30) by Co-SIDA.

A 6-2 junior guard from Pueblo, Colo., Gregory maintains a 3.69 GPA, and is a psychology major.  Since he was named first team to the District 7 first team he will advance to the national ballot for a chance to be selected to the Capital One Academic All-American team.

Gregory is Montana’s second leading scorer, averaging 14.8 points a game, which ranks him seventh (tie) in the Big Sky Conference.  He’s third in the league in free throw percentage at 87.1%, and ranked 40th in the nation in that category.

He is also ranked in the Big Sky in three-point shots made per game (tied for third with 2.4 ppg); 13th in three-point field goal percentage (13th at 40.2%); and in field goal percentage (tied for 14th at 47.0%).  He has scored in double figures in 14 of 17 games so far this season.

District 7 includes players from the states of Colorado, Idaho Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, and Wyoming.

 

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