CLEVELAND—Sophomore center Jared Tadlock (Conifer, Colo./James Hunt H.S. (NC)) has been recognized by the Mid-American Conference as an Honorable Mention Academic All-MAC honoree, the conference office announced Friday (April 19).

Tadlock owns a 3.4 GPA and is a communications pre-major while minoring in history. He played in 17 games for the RedHawks this season, tying or setting career highs in three statistical categories.

The Academic All-MAC team is voted on by the faculty athletic representatives at MAC institutions. The Academic All-MAC honor is for a student-athlete who has excelled in athletics and academics. To qualify, a student-athlete must have at least a 3.20 cumulative GPA and have participated in at least 50 percent of the contests for that particular sport. First-year students and junior college transfers in their first year of residence are not eligible for the award.