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Four from SEC make Academic All-District

Four student-athletes from the Southeastern Conference have been recognized on the 2015-16 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District" Men's Basketball Teams to recognize the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performances athletically and in the classroom.

Alabama's Retin Obasohan, Kentucky's Alex Poythress, South Carolina's Mindaugas Kacinas and Vanderbilt's Luke Kornet were honored as first team All-District members.

The Academic All-District" teams are divided into eight geographic districts across the United States and Canada.

First-team Academic All-District" honorees advance to the CoSIDA Academic All-America® Team ballot, where first-, second- and third-team All-America honorees will be selected later this month.

DISTRICT 2
Alex Poythress (Kentucky), Sr., Business & marketing major (UG)/Sports Leadership (G) - 3.52

DISTRICT 3
Luke Kornet (Vanderbilt), Jr., Computer Science/Mathematics major - 3.66

DISTRICT 4
Mindaugas Kacinas (South Carolina), Sr., Hospitality Management major - 3.39
Retin Obasohan (Alabama), Gr., Finance (UG)/Marketing (G) - 3.30