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Boston College's Joe Rahon Named To All-ACC Academic Team

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Rahon is the first Eagle to be named to the ACC's All-Academic Team since senior guard John Cahill in 2011.

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Boston College basketball freshman Joe Rahon has been named to the 2012-13 All-ACC Academic Team. The guard is averaging 10.0 points per game, scoring in double figures 14 times this season. He currently ranks eighth in the ACC in assists (3.5) and 10th in assist/turnover ratio (1.7).

Players are eligible for the all-academic team if they earn a 3.00 GPA in their previous semester and maintain a 3.00 cumulative average during their academic career.

Rahon is the first Eagle to be named to the ACC's All-Academic Team since senior guard John Cahill in 2011.

Duke led all schools with four selections, while Georgia Tech and Virginia had two each. BC, Clemson, Maryland, Miami, North Carolina and Wake Forest were each represented by one player.

Below is the complete 2013 All-ACC Academic Men's Basketball Team

-- Raphael Akpejiori (Jr.) - Miami, Lagos, Nigeria
-- Christian Beyer (So.) - Virginia Tech, New Bern, N.C.
-- Chris Bolden (Fr.) - Georgia Tech, Suwanee, Ga.
-- Tyler Cavanaugh (Fr.) - Wake Forest, Dewitt, N.Y.
-- Jarell Eddie (Jr.) - Virginia Tech, Charlotte, N.C.
-- Marcus Georges-Hunt (Fr.) - Georgia Tech, College Park, Ga.
-- Amile Jefferson (Fr.) - Duke, Philadelphia, Pa.
-- Ryan Kelly (Sr.) - Duke, Raleigh, N.C.
-- Logan Aronhalt (Gr.) - Maryland, Zanesville, Ohio
-- Marcus Paige (Fr.) - North Carolina, Marion, Iowa
-- Mason Plumlee (Sr.) - Duke, Warsaw, Ind.
-- Joe Rahon (Fr.) - Boston College, San Diego, Calif.
-- Jordan Roper (Fr.) - Clemson, Columbia, S.C.
-- Rasheed Sulaimon (Fr.) - Duke Houston, Texas