RUTHERFORD, N.J. – Felician University men's basketball student-athlete Tim Massado (Wilmington, Del./St. Elizabeth) has been named to the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Winter 2015-16 All-Academic Team, the CACC announced today. Massado earns the honor for the second consecutive year.
In order to be named to the CACC All-Academic Team, recipients must have used a season of eligibility while participating in a CACC winter championship sport, be at least a sophomore academically and athletically, be a second-year student-athlete at their current school, and have achieved a cumulative grade-point average of 3.50 or higher at the end of the immediate preceding term.
Massado, a junior guard, played in 24 of the Golden Falcons' 26 games this season, starting 11. He averaged 7.1 points, 2.0 rebounds and 1.8 assists while making 35 three-point field goals. He carries a 3.77 cumulative GPA as a business administration major.
Massado is a 2012 graduate of St. Elizabeth High of Wilmington, Del. He spent a postgraduate year at Central Jersey Each One Teach One Academy in Belmar in 2012-13.
Conference-wide, Massado was one of a league-record 46 student-athletes to be honored this winter from the 14 member schools. He is the 15th CACC All-Academic honoree for Felician this academic year.
The complete 2015-16 CACC Winter All-Academic Team can be viewed at http://caccathletics.org/sports/General/2015-16_CACC_Winter_Sports_All-Academic_Team.pdf.
Felician University, the Franciscan University of New Jersey, is a liberal arts, coeducational Catholic university founded in 1942 and sponsored by the Felician Sisters. True to its mission, Felician University welcomes a diverse student population and embraces its educational needs. With campuses in Lodi and Rutherford, New Jersey, Felician University currently enrolls more than 2,100 students and offers more than 55 undergraduate and graduate programs, in the classroom and online, in the arts and sciences, business and management sciences, health sciences and teacher education. Felician University also sponsors 14 varsity intercollegiate sports that compete at the NCAA Division II level.