LOGAN, Utah – Utah State senior guard Sam Merrill has been named a second-team academic All-American by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA), as announced by the organization on Monday.

Merrill was one of just 15 student-athletes in the nation recognized on the list and was one of two from the state of Utah, as BYU’s TJ Haws was named to the third team. Merrill is a two-time academic all-Mountain West selection and a three-time Whitesides Scholar Athlete, a student-athlete academic award given at Utah State University. Merrill is on track to graduate from USU with a degree in business administration this coming May.

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