CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia’s Sam Hauser and Jayden Nixon were named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) 2020-21 Honors Court, the organization announced Tuesday (July 27).

The NABC Honors Court honored Hauser (youth and social innovation) and Nixon (biology) for their talents and gifts on the court and the hard work they exhibit in the classroom. In order to be named to the Honors Court, a student-athlete must meet a high standard of academic criteria.

The qualifications are as follows:
1. Academically a junior or senior and a varsity player.
2. Cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.2 or higher at the conclusion of the 2020-21 academic year.
3. Students must have matriculated at least one year at their current institution.
4. Member of a NCAA Division I, II, III, or NAIA Division I or II institution with a NABC member coach.