LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- You knew Russ Smith had the moves, but did you know he had the grades as well?
He's the winner of the Big East's Scholar-Athlete Sports Excellence Award for men's basketball.
This is an award for student athletes who maintain a good GPA.
One person from each school in the Big East gets the award each year.
Last year's winner from UofL was Peyton Siva.