In all, approximately 51 percent of USU's student-athletes earned a 3.2 GPA to qualify for the awards.
Of its 47 academic all-WAC selections, Utah State had 16 student-athletes from football honored, along with 11 student-athletes from soccer, eight from volleyball, and six each from both men's and women's cross country.
Aggie Men Finish Seventh, Women Place 18th
McKenna Named Athlete of the Year; Gensel Tabbed Coach of the Year
Aggie Men Place 4th While The Women Finish 14th
2010 (Jr.): Placed in the top-20 in two meets, finishing in ninth-place at the Utah State Open (23:12.6) and in 19th-place at the Montana State Invitational (26:35.00)... Finished 27th at the WAC Championship (25:54.39) and 79th at the NCAA Mountain Regionals (32:32.0).
2009 (So.): Finished 17th at WAC Championships with a time of 27:20.9... Recorded three top 20 finishes during the season.
2008 (RS): Did not compete
2007 (Fr.): Finished 21st at WAC Championships with a time of 24:56.99.
Personal: Full name is Eric Brian Larson... Born March 8, 1989... Son of Richard and Emily Larson... Has one sister... Majoring in biochemistry... Hobbies include snowboarding, swimming and hunting.