102 Spartans student-athletes were recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.
MSU will play its first NCAA Tournament game in 33 years on Friday at 4 p.m. EDT.
With a 37-21 overall record, Spartans will find out postseason fate Monday.
David Garner earns the win for MSU while Bryce Jenney pitches 2 2/3 shutout innings to record the save.
Fifth-seeded MSU will take on the fourth-seeded Huskers in the first round Wednesday at 12:05 p.m.
AT A GLANCE
Two-year letterwinner was one of the team's top relievers in 2011 and 2012 . . . appeared in 35 games out of the bullpen . . . recorded a 2.89 ERA in 56.0 innings pitched . . . collected 33 strikeouts and opponents hit just .241 against him . . . two-time Academic All-Big Ten selection.
2012 (SENIOR): Led the team with a 1.98 ERA . . . threw 36.1 innings in 20 appearances . . . struck out 24 batters and opponents hit just .203 against him . . . Academic All-Big Ten selection . . . led the team with three holds . . . earned his second save of the season by throwing 2.2 scoreless frames against Ohio State in the Big Ten Tournament (5/25) . . . threw a career-high five shutout innings to record the save at Western Michigan (5/8) . . . recorded the win over Xavier (3/9) after tossing 1.1 scoreless innings.
2011 (JUNIOR): Ranked second on the team and tied for seventh in the Big Ten with five saves . . . posted a 4.58 ERA in 15 appearances and 19.2 innings of action . . . missed the last month of the season with an arm injury . . . struck out five in just 3.0 innings in his Spartan debut to earn the save against Charleston Southern (2/25) . . . also picked up saves against Miami-Ohio (3/9), Minnesota (4/10), Central Michigan (4/20) and Illinois (4/23) . . . his save against Central Michigan on April 20 sealed MSU's 3-1 win over the Chippewas in the "Clash at Comerica", the first-ever college baseball game at the stadium . . . Academic All-Big Ten selection.
2010: Sat out the 2010 season after transferring from Western Kentucky; did not practice due to arm injury.
2008-2009 (Western Kentucky): Struck out 16 in 15.2 innings of work and picked up three saves.
HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year letterwinner for Coach John Kostrzewa at Northville High School . . . as a junior in 2006 he garnered Louisville Slugger All-America and all-state honors after posting an 11-0 record . . . as a senior, he went 7-3 and again earned Louisville Slugger All-America and all-state accolades in addition to playing in the MHSAA All-Star Game at Comerica Park.
PERSONAL: Finance major.
JENNEY'S CAREER BESTS AT MSU:
Innings: 5.0, at W. Michigan (5/8/12)
Strikeouts: 5, vs. Charleston S. (2/25/11)