November 21, 2022 Cam Evans, Otterbein Evans averaged 24 points over two games last week to lead the Cardinals to a 2-0 record. Evans opened the week with 25 points and nine rebounds to spark a come-from-behind victory, including hitting the game-winning three at the buzzer against Oberlin. Evan also posted 23 points in a road win at Earlham.
November 14, 2022 Collen Gruley, Mount Union Gurley led the Purple Raiders to a pair of wins over the weekend. Against Whitworth, Gurley scored 27 points on 9-of-16 shooting and also added three rebounds, two assists and a steal. Then, in the Raiders second win of the weekend over Maryville, Gurley scored 20 points, going 5-of-9 from three-point range and had three assists, two rebounds and two steals.
February 21, 2022 Alex Masinelli, Muskingum Masinelli led the Muskies last week, scoring a game-high 24 points and 11 rebounds against nationally ranked Mount Union on Wednesday He then followed up that performance with a game-high 39 points and seven rebounds in a victory over Ohio Northern on Saturday to close the regular season.
February 7, 2022 Dallas Patrick, Otterbein Patrick led the Cardinals to a pair of OAC wins last week, averaging 20.5 points and 6.5 rebounds per game. Against John Carroll, Patrick scored 18 points and added six rebounds. In just 24 minutes of play, he tallied 23 points and seven rebounds against Heidelberg.
February 7, 2022 Jason Ellis, Marietta Ellis led the Pioneers to a pair of wins last week averaging 25 points, 6.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game. Ellis notched a double-double with 18 points and 10 rebounds against Muskingum. Against John Carroll, he scored a season-high 32 points and shot 7-of-13 from three-point range. On the week, Ellis shot .455 (15-of-33) including 11-of-21 (.524) from three point-range.
January 31, 2022 Christian Parker, Mount Union Parker averaged 24 points, 10.3 rebounds and shot .686 from the field to lead the Purple Raiders to three victors last week. On Monday, Parker scored 26 points and had eight rebounds in a win over La Roche (Pa.). Against John Carroll on Wednesday, Parker posted a double-double with 28 points and 11 rebounds. Parker closed the week with a second double-double with 18 points and 12 rebounds in a win over Ohio Northern on Saturday.
January 24, 2022 Christian Parker, Mount Union Parker averaged 16 points, 8 rebounds and shot 12-of-23 (.521) from the field across two OAC victories last week. Parker started the week with 22 points and 8 rebound against Muskingum followed that up with 10 points and 8 rebounds against nationally ranked Heidelberg.
January 17, 2022 Jeffery Mansfield, Wilmington Mansfield helped lead the Quakers to two OAC wins last week. Mansfield tallied 20 points, eight rebounds and six assists against Muskingum and scored 23 more points in a triumph over John Carroll. On the week, Mansfield shot .484 (7.5-of-15.5) from the field and was 2-of-3 from three-point range.
January 10, 2022 Jason Ellis, Marietta Ellis led the Pioneers with 26 points, seven assists and four steals in a win over Muskingum. He was 9-of-12 from the floor including 3-of-5 from three-point range and a perfect 5-of-5 at the free-throw line. Ellis also collected five steals and five assists in a win over Wilmington.
January 3, 2022 Alex Masinelli, Muskingum Masinelli averaged 28 points, 6.5 rebounds and six assists per-game to earn MVP honors at the Wooster E.M. Kiwanis Club Tournament. Masinelli registered a career-high 43 points, six rebounds, and six assists versus Lynchburg last Wednesday, then followed up his outstanding performance with a 13-point, seven-rebound, and six-assist effort in Muskingum's 68-66 win over Wooster on Friday.
December 20, 2021 Tim Kreeger, Marietta Kreeger came off the bench and scored a game-high 17 points in the Pioneers’ win over Otterbein. Kreeger shot 8-of-13 (.615) from the field and grabbed four rebounds.
December 13, 2021 Isaiah Young, Heidelberg Young helped the Student Princes to victories against No. 16 Trine and Wilmington. Young averaged 20.0 points and 3.0 rebounds per contest and shot .667 (7-of-10.5) from the field including .714 from three-point range.
December 6, 2021 Emmanuel Perdue, Heidelberg Predue helped the Student Princes to wins at Baldwin Wallace and at No. 12 Mount Union. Perdue averaged 16 points and 4.5 rebounds per game, including a game-high 19 points at BW. He shot 53.8% from the floor (14-for-26) and 66.7% from beyond the arc (4-for-6).
November 29, 2021 Braedon Poole, Mount Union Poole recorded his second double-double of the season with 24 points and 12 rebounds while also adding six steals and one assist in a 81-68 win over Wooster on Wednesday.
November 22, 2021 Lukas Isaly, Marietta Isaly earned All-Tournament Team honors at the Great Lakes Invitational after scoring 22 points in a victory over Wabash and then posted a career-high 36 points in a loss to No. 1 Randolph-Macon. Over the two games, Isaly shot .654 from the floor, including 5.5-of-8 from three-point range and 6.5-of-7.5 from three-point range.
November 15, 2021 Jackson Sartain, John Carroll artain averaged 35 points and 4.5 rebounds per game to help the Blue Streaks to capture Hillbert College Classic Championship. On Friday against Keuka, Sartain scored 55 points, going 19-of-30 from the field, including 15-of-24 on three-pointers. He set the single-game program record for points in a game (55), field goals made in the game (19), and 3-pointers made in one game (15). His 15 buckets from behind the arc also set the conference record for 3-pointers in a game.
November 8, 2021 Braedon Poole, Mount Union Poole recorded a double-double in the season opening win over Albion (Mich.) on Saturday. He finished with 24 points and 11 rebounds, he also had a block and two steals.
March 1, 2021 Alex Arellano, Heidelberg Arellano averaged 16 points and 6.5 rebounds-per-game to help the Berg sweep Wilmington over the weekend and earn the No. 2 seed in the OAC Tournament. Arellano shot 13-of-24, including 3-of-6 from three-point range.
February 22, 2021 Mason Lydic, Marietta Lydic helped the Pioneers sweep No. 9 ranked Mount Union last week (85-77, 93-89) while averaging 24 points, two rebounds-per-game and shooting 18-of-29 (.621) from the floor. On Friday Lydric posted a career-high 29 points, shooting 11-of-15 (.733) from the floor, including 5-of-7 (.714) from behind the three-point line. On Saturday, Lydic was 7-of-14 (50.0%) from the floor, 2-of-5 (40.0%) behind the arc and finished with 19 points.
February 15, 2021 Dylan Woods, Heidelberg Woods helped the Student Princes split a pair of games with No. 2 Mount Union. On Friday, Woods scored a career-high 38 points in an 89-83 overtime win, snapping 24 consecutive victories for the Purple Raiders. On Saturday, Woods added 20 points in a 67-61 loss. On the week, he shot .597 (22-38) and tallied 11 assists.
February 8, 2021 Jackson Sartain, John Carroll Sartain guided the Blue Streaks to a split with Baldwin Wallace last week. On Friday, Sartain put up 19 points, two rebounds and two assists in a 69-66 victory. On Saturday, Sartain tallied an impressive 30 points to tie his career-high with three rebounds in a 90-78 loss.
February 1, 2021 Alex Arellano, Heidelberg Arellano helped the Student Princes to a pair of wins over Capital. On Friday, he racked up 22 points, seven rebounds, six assists and three blocks. On Saturday, he added seven, seven rebounds, five blocks and three steals. Arellano shot seven-of-13 (.538) and was 13-of-16 (.813) from the free-throw line. .
January 25, 2021 Braedon Poole, Mount Union Poole led the Purple Raiders to a 2-0 record over Baldwin-Wallace to open the season. Poole was just one rebound shy of a double-double with 17 points and nine rebounds in a 109-82 victory. Poole then posted a double-double with a career-best 24 points and 14 rebounds in an 89-80 victory.
February 24, 2020 Nathan Bower-Malone, Mount Union Bower-Malone averaged 21 points, two rebounds and 4.5 assists-per-game to guide the Purple Raiders to wins over Baldwin Wallace and Capital. This is the fourth time this season Bower-Malone has garnered this honor. Mount Union clinched the OAC Regular-Season title to earn the No. 1 seed this week’s tournament.
February 17, 2020 Dallas Patrick, Otterbein Patrick averaged 25 points and 8.5 rebounds-per-game last week to help the Cardinals clinch a spot in the upcoming OAC Tournament with wins over Ohio Northern and Muskingum. Against ONU, Patrick scored 20 points, grabbed nine rebounds and had three assists. Patrick then scored a season-best 30 points and had eight rebounds against Muskingum. On the week, he shot 20-of-38 (.526) and was 7-of-8 from the free-throw line.
February 10, 2020 Abdul Kanu Wilmington Kanu averaged 20.5 points and 4.5 rebounds-per-game to lead the Quakers past Otterbein and Baldwin Wallace. Just prior to leaving for Otterbein on Wednesday, Kanu learned of a significant loss to his immediate family. Kanu produced 17 points against the Cardinals. Three days later, he scored a career-high 24 points in victory over Baldwin Wallace University.
February 3, 2020 D'Vontay Friga, Mount Union Friga came off the bench scoring a season-high 27 points in a win against John Carroll (88-85) and was a rebound shy of a double-double with 21 points nine rebounds in the win against Ohio Northern (75-63).
January 27, 2020 Nathan Bower-Malone Mount Union Bower-Malone led the Purple Raiders to wins over #6 Marietta and Wilmington last week. Against Marietta, Bower-Malone posted a double-double with a career-high 36 points, 10 assists and seven rebounds. He recorded 17 points and five assists against Wilmington. On the week, Bower-Malone shot 12-of-21 (.571), including 8-of-14 from three-point range.
January 20, 2020 Collen Gurley Mount Union Gurely helped the Purple Raiders to wins over Muskingum and Otterbein, averaging 26 points and 5.5 rebounds-per-game, while shooting 19-of-32 from the field (.594). Gurley had a career-high 34 points, including nine threes against Muskingum and had 18 points and six rebounds against Otterbein.
January 13, 2020 Nathan Bower-Malone Mount Union Bower-Malone averaged 20 points, 5.5 rebounds and six assists-per-game and shot 16-of-28 (.571) from the field last week to lead the Purple Raiders past Baldwin Wallace (82-75) and Capital (78-58). He scored a season-high 30 points against Capital and led the team in rebounds and assists versus Baldwin Wallace.
January 6, 2020 Jackson Sartain John Carroll Sartain averaged 19.3 points and three rebounds-per-game to help the Blue Streaks to a 3-0 record. He shot 22-of-40 (.550) from the field, including 14-of-28 from three-point range. Sartain became JCU’s all-time leader in three-point field goals made during the Blue Streaks' 95-89 upset of #14 ranked Whitworth on Dec. 28. The previous record stood at 221. Sartain also scored a career-high 30 points versus Keene State. He was named to the Great Lakes Invitational All-Tournament team for his efforts.
December 23, 2019 Jason Ellis Marietta Ellis was named MVP of the Transylvania Don Lane Classic after leading Marietta to a pair of wins over Transylvania and Albion last week. Ellis averaged 19.5 points, 1. 5 rebounds and two assists-per-game and shot 12-of-22 (.545) from the field, including 8-of-14 from three-point range (.571).
December 16, 2019 Marcus Dempsey Muskingum Dempsey averaged an impressive 35.5 points, 5.5 rebounds and five assists over two games to lead the Muskies past Capital and John Carroll last week. He shot 12-of-20 (.600) from the field and went 8-of-10 (.800) from the free-throw line. Dempsey has moved up to fourth place all-time in Muskingum scoring with 1,561 career points.
December 9, 2019 Jason Ellis Marietta Ellis averaged 30 points and 3.5 rebounds-per-game last week to lead the Pioneers past John Carroll, 104-98, and Otterbein, 78-56. Ellis scored a career-high 51 points against John Carroll, connecting on 13-of-17 (76.5%) field goal attempts, 8-of-11 (72.7%) three-pointers and 17-of-19 (89.5%) free throws. His 51 points scored is tied for the most by an NCAA player and second most among four-year colleges this season.
December 2, 2019 Jackson Sartain John Carroll Sartain led the Blue Streaks in scoring last week to help JCU to wins over Kalamazoo and Olivet. Sartain averaged 24.5 points-per-game, shooting 18-of-31, including an impressive 13-of 20 from three-point range.
November 25, 2019 Ganiyu Yahaya, Capital Yahaya averaged 20.7 points, three rebounds and 2.3 assists to lead the Crusaders to a 2-1 record last week. Yahaya posted a career high 29 points (11-of-21) in win over Geneva and scored 23 points in win over Grove City.
November 11, 2019 Nathan Bower-Malone Mount Union Bower-Malone posted 14 points, 11 assists and seven rebounds to lead the Purple Raider to a 71-52 win over Albion to open the season.
February 18, 2019 Ryan Bruns Ohio Northern Bruns led the Polar Bears to a 2-0 record last week and recorded is 25th career double-double. Bruns tallied 33 points, 14 rebounds, seven assists and five blocks in a 79-63 win over Muskingum. Against Heidelberg, Bruns scored 16 points, grabbed eight rebounds and had four blocks in the 82-73 win. On the week, Bruns shot 21-of-37 (.568) and was 7-of-11 from the free-throw line (.636).
February 11, 2019 Ryan Bruns Ohio Northern Bruns posted a pair of double-doubles last week, with 33 points and 12 rebounds in a 75-70 win over Otterbein and 29 points and 11 rebounds in a 90-71 loss to John Carroll. Bruns shot 24-of 26 (.522) on the week and tallied seven blocks.
February 4, 2019 Jimmy Berger John Carroll Berger led the Blue Streaks past No. 19 Capital, 88-69, last week. Berger tallied a team-high 19 points, grabbed nine rebounds and had seven assists. He shot 4-of-7 and made a career-best 10 free-throws on 12 attempts.
January 28, 2019 Kyle Dixon Marietta Dixon led the Pioneers to a pair of OAC wins last week, averaging 18.5 points, 6.5 rebounds and two assists-per-game. He shot an impressive 11-of-16 (.667) from the floor, including 6-of-9 from three-point range and was 9-of-10 from the free-throw line. Dixon scored 17 points in a 96-67 win over Otterbein. Against John Carroll, Dixon scored 20 points to become the 34th member of the Pioneer's 1,000-point club and grabbed nine rebounds to surpass 500 career rebounds.
January 21, 2019 Jay Joseph Otterbein Joseph led the Cardinals to a pair of OAC victories last week, scoring 18 points in a 92-78 win over Ohio Northern and 22 points in 92-88 win against Heidelberg. Joseph shot 11-of-20, including 9-of-13 from three-point range and averged 5.5 rebounds, 2.5 assists and three steals-per-game.
January 14, 2019 Kevin Lewis Wilmington Lewis averaged 20 points, 5.5 rebounds and 1.5 assists-per-game last week to lead the Quakers past Otterbein (104-75) and Baldwin Wallace (79-77 OT). Lewis tallied 21 points, shooting 9-of-12 at Otterbein and followed up with 19 points and eight-rebounds against Baldwin Wallace. On the week, Lewis shot 16-of-24 (.667) and was 4-of-5 from the free-throw line.
January 7, 2019 Caleb Cox Capital Cox posted two double-doubles in three victories over the holiday break. The Crusaders have now won 10 games in a row. Against Wilmington, Cox scored 15 points with 15 rebounds and followed that with 19 points and 10 rebounds against Mount Union. On the week, Cox averaged 15.3 points, 10.3 rebounds and 2.67 assists-per-game and was 19-of-29 (.655) from the field.
December 17, 2018 Myron Prewitt Heidelberg Prewitt posted a career-high 44 points and 10 rebound for his fifth double-double of the season in an 87-85 loss to Mount Union. Prewitt was just three points shy of the school single-game record of 47 points set in 1980-81. He shot 15-of-25 from the field (.600), including an impressive 8-of-10 from three-point range and was a perfect 6-of-6 from the free-throw line.
December 10, 2018 Tommy Stenger Mount Union Stenger led the Purple Raiders to a 2-0 record last week, averaging 26 points, 4.5 rebounds and 1. 3 assists-per-game. Stenger posted a career-high 30 points in a 95-74 win over John Carroll, followed by a 22 point performance in a 92-74 victory over Wilmington. He shot 18-of-28 (.640) from the field, including 10-of-17 from three-point range (.590) and was 6-of-6 from the free-throw line.
December 3, 2018 Joey Weingartner Capital Weingartner led the Crusaders past Adrian (79-67) and Otterbein (89-56), averaging 24 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.5 steals-per-game. Weingartner posted a career-high 32 points against Adrian and tied the single-game school record for three-pointers made, hitting 9-of-16. He also shot 7-of-14 to add 16 points against Otterbein.
November 26, 2018 Marcus Dempsey Muskingum Dempsey led the Muskies to a 2-0 record last week with wins over North Park (91-90) and Mt. St. Joseph (92-69). Dempsey averaged 29 points, nine rebounds and four assists-per-game. Dempsey shot 20-of-37 (54.1%) from the field and was 13-of-16 from the free-throw line.
November 19, 2018 Ryan Bruns, Ohio Northern Bruns averaged a team leading 26.5 points, 8.5 rebounds and three rebounds-per-game last week to lead the Polar Bears past Defiance (99-61) and Denison (86-66). Bruns shot 18-of-36 (.500) and was 17-of-20 from the free-throw line.
November 12, 2018 Anthony Wallace Wallace came off the bench to lead Marietta to a 93-63 win over Bethany with 19 points in just 15 minutes of playing time. Wallace shot 8-of-9 from the floor, including 3-of-3 from three-point range. He also tallied three rebounds and one assist.
February 19, 2018 Dillion Young, Marietta Young led the Pioneers to a pair of wins and a share of the OAC Regular-Season title. Marietta is the first school in OAC history to win four straight regular season men's basketball titles. In Marietta's 107-100 overtime win at Muskingum, Young scored 29 points and dished out seven assists. He connected on 10-of-20 shots from the floor and hit three from behind the arc.
February 12, 2018 Ryan Berger John Carroll Berger led the Blue Steaks past Baldwin Wallace (77-70) and Ohio Northern (90-80) last week. Berger averaged 20 points, three rebounds and one assist-per-game. He shot 15-of-26 (.577), include 8-of-13 (.615) from three-point range and was two-of-three at the free-throw line.
February 5, 2018 Ryan Bruns, Ohio Northern Bruns averaged 27.5 points and 10 rebounds-per-game last week to lead the Polar Bears to a 2-0 record. Bruns posted 29 points and six rebounds in the overtime win over Baldwin Wallace and followed that performance up with a 28-point and 14-rebound effort in an 82-69 win at Muskingum. He was a perfect 13-of-13 from the free throw line, was 4-of 9 from 3-point range and shot .559 from the floor.
January 29, 2018 Marcus Dempsey, Muskingum Dempsey averaged 37.5 points, 9.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists last week to lead the Muskies to a 1-1 record, including a 112-113 win over nationally ranked John Carroll. Dempsey shot .595 (22-of-37) from the field, including 10-of- 17 from three-point range. He shot an impressive 21-of-23 (.913) from the free-throw line. Demspey has set the school record for points scored in a season, currently at 570 points and scored his 1,000th career point in just his 46th game.
January 22, 2018 Christian Jones-Wilmington Jones averaged 29.5 points and 4.5 rebounds-per-game last week to lead the Quarkers to wins over Otterbein and Heidelberg. Jones shot 14-of-26 (.538) from the field, including 7-of-8 (.875) from three-point range. At Otterbein , Jones scored a career-high 32 points, while dishing out six assists and converted 15-of-18 attempts from the free throw line. At Heidelberg, Jones posted game-high 27 points and added six rebounds and was a perfect 4-of-4 from three-point range and 9-of-9 from the free throw line.
January 15, 2018 Ryan Bruns, Ohio Northern Bruns led ONU to a 2-0 record last week with victories over No. 25 Baldwin Wallace and Muskingum. He had career-highs of 41 points and 17 rebounds against Muskingum and had 21 points and 6 rebounds in win at No. 25 Baldwin Wallace. Bruns is now within 74 points of surpassing the 1,000-point plateau and becoming the 38th player in school history to surpass the mark.
January 8, 2018 Cam Kuhn, Baldwin Wallace Kuhn helped the Yellow Jackets to wins over Mount Union (96-93) and Wilmington (87-69), averaging 26.5 points, five rebounds and three assists-per-game. Kuhm shot 68.0 percent from the field, 71.4 percent from three-point land and 87.5 percent from the foul line during the week. Kuhn moved into 8th place on BW's all-time scoring list.
January 2, 2018 Marcus Dempsey, Muskingum Dempsey averaged 40 points over three games and set the school record for points in a game with his 57-point performance against Oberlin. The old mark was 54 points set during the 1913 season. He shot .565 from the field and was named the MVP of the Oberlin Tournament. Dempsey connected on 19-of-30 from the field, including 7-of-12 from behind the arc and 12-of-16 free throws. His 30 attempts also tied the school record for field goals attempted in a game which was set during1970-71 season.
December 18, 2017 JJ Jukura, Mount Union Kukura led the Purple Raiders to a 75-63 win over Heidelberg with season-high 35 points. Kukura shot 13-of-22 from the field, was 5-of-10 from three-point range and grabbed six rebounds and tallied three assists.
December 11, 2017 Ryan Bruns-Ohio Northern Bruns led the Polar Bears to a 2-0 week in conference play, with wins over Mount Union (86-82) and Wilmington (92-83). Bruns averaged double-double during the week with 27.0 points and 10.0 rebounds-per-game. Against Wilmington, Bruns tallied 24 points, tied a career-high with 14 rebounds, and added a game-best six blocks. Bruns followed the performance up with a 30-point effort against Mount Union.
December 4, 2017 Michael Quiring, Baldwin Wallace Quiring averaged 15.5 points, one rebound and and 1.5 assists-per-game in the Yellow Jackets' two victories last week. He scored a career-high 25 points and hit the game-winning three-point basket as time expired in a 73-72 upset victory against sixth-nationally ranked Marietta College on Saturday afternoon. He added six points in a 68-59 victory at Trine (Ind.) University last Monday.
November 27, 2017 Nate Burger, Ohio Northern Burger led the Polar Bears to a 2-1 record last week, averaging 26.7 ppg and posting 20 assists and adding 10 steals. Burger scored 30 points in a victory over Defiance and followed that up with a career-high 33 points in a 77-73 loss to No. 9-ranked Washington (Mo.).
November 20, 2017 Anthony Wallace-Marietta Wallace helped the Pioneers to victories over Hope College (Mich.), 102-71 and St. Thomas (Minn.), 85-83 OT at the Great Lakes Invite. He averaged 21 points and three roubouds-per-game and shot an impressive 17-of-27 (63.0%) from the field and six-of-9 from three point range. On the week, he recorded two steals and three blocks. Wallace was named to the All-Tournament team.
February 20, 2017 Dillion Young, Marietta Young led the Pioneers past Muskingum and Ohio Northern, averaging 20.0 points and 4.0 rebounds per game. He shot an impressive 76.2% (16-of-21) from the floor and 62.5% (5-of-8) from three-point range. He added five assists and five steals.
February 13, 2017 DeAllen Jackson, Mount Union
February 6, 2017 Devon Allen, Ohio Northern Allen led the Polar Bears to a pair of wins last week, averaging 25.5 points, three rebounds and 2.5 assists-per-game. He tied a season-high 27 points in a 94-76 win against BW and followed that with a game-high 24 points in 101-96 win over Muskingum. Allen shot 16-of-29 (.552), including 13-of-23 (.565) from three-point range and was 6-of-6 from the free-throw
January 30, 2017 A.J. Edwards, Marietta Edwards averaged 24.5 points, 8.5 rebounds to lead the Pioneers past Otterbein and Baldwin Wallace and extend his streak of double-digit scoring to 20 games. He notched his seventh double-double of the season against BW with 26 points. On the week he shot 19-of-36 (.528) and was 11-of-15 from free-throw line (.733) This is the third time this season Edwards has earned this honor.
January 9, 2017 Matt Hughes, Otterbein Hughes helped the Cardinals to a pair of victories last week, averaging 20.5 points and 7.5 rebounds-per-game. Against Ohio Northern, Hughes scored 13 points and grabbed seven rebounds and three steals. He scored a career-high 28 points and tallied eight rebounds in an overtime win at Mount Union. On the week, Hughes shot 13-of-23 (.565) and was 14-of-16 from the free-throw line.
January 3, 2017 DeAllen Jackson, Mount Union At the Mount Union Holiday Classic, Jackson led the Purple Raiders past Wilkes (Pa.), 74-70, with a game-high 24 points with 16 rebounds and six steals. He also lead Mount Union in a 70-67 loss to Willams, with 25 points and five rebounds. Jackson shot 17-of-34 from the field, including 7-of-14 from three-point range and was 8-of-8 from the free-throw line. He was named to the all-tournament team.
December 19, 2016 Tyrel Jackson, Capital Jackson helped the Crusaders to a 2-0 record last week. In a win over nationally ranked Denison, Jackson posted a career and game-high 31 points and added five rebounds and four steals. He followed that performance up with 12 points, four rebounds, three steals and one block in a win at Baldwin Wallace. On the week, Jackson shot 16-of-29 (.552) and was a perfect 6-of-6 from the free-throw line.
December 12, 2016 Ryan Berger, John Carroll Berger averaged 17. 5 points, 2.5 rebounds, 1.5 steals to lead the Blue Steaks past Mount Union and nationally ranked No. 3 Marietta. He tallied 18 points against Mount Union and 17 points versus Marietta. Berger shot 9-of-19 from the field, including 6-of-10 from three points range and was 11-of-12 from the free-throw line.
December 5, 2016 JJ Jukura, Mount Union Kukura led the Purple Raiders to an 89-77 win over Hiram as he hit his career high with 40 points and 10 rebounds. He also contributed 11 points and four rebounds in Mount Union's 84-79 win over Wilmington. On the week, Kukura averaged 25.5 points and seven rebounds-per-game and shot 15-of-32 (.469) from the field and 17-of-17 from the free throw line.
November 21, 2016 A.J. Edwards, Marietta Edwards led the No. 17 Pioneers to a perfect 3-0 record to start the season off at the Hoopsville Invitational, including a win over No. 2 ranked Christopher Newport University. For the week, Edwards averaged 18.3 points and 8.0 rebounds per game. He shot 22-of-38 (57.9%) from the floor and f4-of-10 (40.0%) from three-point range. He notech a double-double in a win over La Roche with 24 points and ten rebounds. He earned all-tournament honors for his efforts.
February 22, 2016 A.J. Edwards, Marietta Marietta junior post player A.J. Edwards (Twinsburg) led the No. 4 Pioneers to a pair of wins last week, clinching the OAC Regular-Season title and the No.1 seed in the conference tournament. Edwards averaged a double-double last week scoring 25 points and grabbing 10.5 rebounds-per-game. At Otterbein, he scored 20 points and pulled down 12 rebounds. He followed that with a career-high 30 points against the Polar Bears. On the week, he was 17-of-23 (.739) from the floor and was 14-of-18 (.778) at the free-throw line. Other Nominees: Somon Kucharewicz, JCU…Cody Dillon, MTU…Aron Thress, ONU…Kiere Bennie, HEID…Mark Minch, CAP
February 15, 2016 Aron Thress, Ohio Northern Ohio Northern junior forward Aron Thress (Lancaster/Amanda Clearcreek) led the Polar Bears to a pair of OAC victories with two double-doubles. Thress scored 22 points and had a career-high 18 rebounds against Heidelberg and scored 25 points and grabbed 15 rebounds in a win at Muskingum. Thress shot 13-of-28 (.464) from the floor and was 21-of-27 from the free-throw line.
February 8, 2016 Cam Kuhn, Baldwin Wallace Baldwin Wallace sophomore guard Cam Kuhn (Vermilion) scored 52 points last week to help the Yellow Jackets to wins over Heidelberg and Otterbein. Kuhn shot 21-of-34 from the floor (.618), including six-of-12 from three point range and four-of-six from the free-throw line. He also had three assists, two rebounds and a steal on the week. Other Nominees: Luis Garcia, MAR…David Linane, JCU…Jake Jacubec, MTU…Austin Schreck, CAP…Aron Thress, ONU
February 1, 2016 Mark Minch, Capital Capital senior guard Mark Minch (Cincinnati/Lakota East) led the Crusaders in a win over Wilmington and in a hard fought loss to Mount Union, averaging 35 points, six rebounds, four assists and 3.5 steals-per-game last week. Minch shot 25-of-38 (.658) from the field, including four-of-nine from three-point range and was 16-of-17 from the free-throw line. Other Nominees: David Linane, JCU…Jarrett Ruffin, MTU…Aron Thress, ONU…Dillon Young, MAR…Matt Hughes, OTT…Jarrell Marsh, MUSK
January 25, 2016 Mark Minch, Capital Capital senior guard Mark Minch (Cincinnati/Lakota East) led the Crusaders to a 1-1 record last week, averaging 25 points, seven rebounds and two assists-per-game. Minch shot 20-of-31 (.645) including two-of-four from three-point range (.500) and was eight-of-12 from the free-throw line. Other Nominees: David Linane, JCU…Dillon Young, MAR…Rickey Wilson, MUSK…Jake Fetherolf, BW…Aaron Thress, ONU
January 18, 2016 Ryan Farragher, John Carroll John Carroll junior guard Ryan Farragher (Polan Youngstown Cardinal Mooney) averaged 16.5 points, 3.5 rebounds and three assists to lead JCU to a 2-0 record last week. Farragher shot 13-of-28 (.464), including three-of-three from three-point range and was four-of-four from the free-throw line. He came off the bench and led the Blue Streaks with 21 points in 18 minutes in a 116-93 win over No. 19 Mount Union. Farragher also added 12 points in a 94-80 win over Otterbein to help JCU take control of first place in the OAC. Other Nominees: Mark Minch, CAP…Zach McCorkle, WC…Aron Thress, ONU…A.J. Edwards…Kiere Bennie, HEID…Jake Fetherolf, BW
January 11, 2016 Joshua Keyes, Muskingum Muskingum junior Joshua Keyes (East Cleveland) led the Muskies last week, averaging 21.5 points and 16 rebounds-per-game. Keyes has a dominating performance with a career-high 36 points and 21 rebounds in a 106-101 overtime loss to Case Western on Wednesday. Keyes shot 14-of-23, including two three-pointers and was six-of-six from the free-throw line. Keys then added seven points, 11 rebounds, three assists, two blocks and one steal in a 97-91 loss to No. 7 John Carroll on Saturday. Other Nominees: David Linane, JCU…Mark Minch, CAP…JJ Kukura, MTU…Aron Thress, ONU…AJ Edwards, MAR
January 4, 2016 Simon Kucharewicz, John Carroll John Carroll senior forward Simon Kucharewicz (Brook Park/Midpark) averaged 16.5 points and 8.5 rebounds-per-game to lead the Blue Streaks to a pair of victories at the Land of Magic Classic in Daytona Beach, Fla. Kucharewicz scored 19 points in just 17 minutes and was eight-of 10 from the field as JCU defeated Brockport State 115-94. He recorded a double-double with 14 points and 11 rebounds in an 89-68 win over Bridgewater State. On the week, Kucharewicz also added four assists, three steals and two blocks. Other Nominees: Dillon Young, MAR…Devon Allen, ONU…Jake Phillis, OTT…Cam Kuhn, BW
December 21, 2015 David Linane, John Carroll John Carroll junior guard David Linane (Euclid/Gilmour Academy) led the Blue Streak past No.8 Marietta, 82-78, with a game-high 27 points and four rebounds. Linane shot 10-of-21 (.476), including five-of-10 from three-point range and two-of-two from the free-thrown line. He also recorded five assists and four turnover. Other Nominees: Cam Kuhn, BW…David Linane, JCU…Jake Phillis, OTT…A.J. Edwards, MAR…Aron Thress, ONU
December 7, 2015 Cam Kuhn, Baldwin Wallace Baldwin Wallace sophomore guard Cam Kuhn (Vermilion) averaged 41 points and five rebounds-per-game. Kuhn scored a school single-game record 51 points in a 110-109 overtime loss at Mount Union on Wednesday and added a game-high 31 points in an 80-69 win at Otterbein. Kuhn shot 24-of-45 from the floor, including 11 of 21 from three-point range and 23-of-24 from the free-throw line. He tied a single-game school record with nine three-pointers at Mount Union and made a single-game school-record 15-of-15 shooting from the foul line at Otterbein. Other Nominees: David Linane, John Carroll…Eddy Grenert, MAR…Will Hannah, CAP…Konnor Baker, ONU…JJ Kukura, MTU
November 30, 2015 Devon Allen, Ohio Northern Ohio Northern junior guard Devon Allen (Lima) helped the Polar Bears to a 1-1 record last week, averaging 33.5 points, 2.5 rebounds and 3.5 assists-per-game. Allen shot 14-of-25 (.560), including 12-of-20 (.600) from three point range. Allen scored 31 points and recorded a game-high nine three-point field goals in a 93-83 win over Defiance. Other Nominees: Doug Caputo, JCU…Mark Minch, CAP…DeAvery Collins, HEID…Jake Fetherolf, BW
November 23, 2015 A.J. Edwards, Marietta Marietta junior post player A.J. Edwards (Twinsburgh) led the Pioneers to a 3-0 record last week including a 92-90 win over No. 6 Catholic University in the Shrine Tournament Championship game. Edwards was named the Cliff Rose Most Valuable Player after recording a team-high 20 points and seven rebounds in the title game. Edwards also recorded a double-double with 15 points and 13 rebounds against Bethany. For the week, Edwards averaged 17 points and 9.0 rebounds-per-game. He blocked a total of seven shots and was 15-of-19 (78.9%) at the free throw line. Other Nominees: Danny Wallack, JCU…Zach McCorkle, WC…JJ Kukura, MTU…Jarrell Marsh, MUSK…Joey Hurless, ONU…A.J. Edwards, MAR…Jake Phillis, OTT…Cam Kuhn, BW
November 16, 2015 Jalen Paige, Muskingum Muskingum freshman guard Jalen Paige (Vandalia/Butler) Paige made his collegiate debut with a team-high 24 points and a team-best seven assists in a 90-83 overtime win against Waynesburg. He connected on seven-of-10 field goals, which included hitting three-of-four three-point shots. Paige also made seven-of-11 free throw attempts, grabbed four rebounds and notched one steal in 38 minutes. .Other Nominees: Will Starks, JCU…Cody Dillon, MTU…Zach McCorkle, WC…Mark Minch, CAP…Konnor Baker, ONU…Jake Fetherolf, BW…A.J. Edwards
February 23, 2015 Eddy Grenert, Marietta Marietta junior post player Eddy Grenert (Wooster/Triway) helped the Pioneers to a pair of victories last week as Marietta clinched the regular season crown and the top seed in this week's league tournament. Grenert scored 16 points, had three steals and five rebounds in Marietta's 95-69 win over Otterbein. The Pioneers clinched the conference title with a 74-65 victory over Ohio Northern. Against the Polar Bears, Grenert notched his fifth double-double of the season with 17 points and 10 rebounds. For the week he hit 58.3% of his shot attempts and was 4-of-10 from three-point range.
February 16, 2015 Jarrett Ruffin, Mount Union
February 9, 2015 Garrett Stephenson, Marietta Marietta senior post Garrett Stephenson (West Milton/Milton-Union) led the Pioneers to a 2-0 record last week, averaging 17 points and 7.5 rebounds-per-game. Stephenson grabbed 20 points and 11 rebounds in an 85-73 win over Capital for his third double-double of the season. He followed that up with 14 points in an 85-75 win over Wilmington. On the week, Stephenson shot 14-of-19 (.737) from the field, including two-of-four from three-point range and four-of-four from the free-throw line.
February 2, 2015 Jarrett Ruffin, Mount Union
January 26, 2015 RaNeal Ewing, Marietta
January 19, 2015 DeAllen Jackson, Mount Union Mount Union sophomore guard DeAllen Jackson (Akron/ArchbishopnHoban) averaged 21 points and 4.5 rebounds-per-game last week to lead the Purple Raiders to a 2-0 record. Jackson tallied a game-high 18 points, six rebounds and five steals in an 86-66 win over Muskingum. He then scored a career-high 24 points to lead the Raiders past John Carroll, 95-92. Jackson shot 15-of-21 from the field, including seven-of-eight from three point range and five-of-five from the free-throw line.
January 19, 2015 DeAllen Jackson, Mount Union
January 5, 2015 Doug Caputo, John Carroll
December 22, 2014 Logan Kimble, Muskingum
December 15, 2014 David Hendrickson, John Carroll John Carroll senior forward David Hendrickson (Saline, Mich.) averaged 18 points and two rebounds-per-game to lead the Blue Streak to a 2-0 record and head coach Mike Moran to his 400th win. Hendrickson had 19 points in a 96-86 win over Wilmington and 17 points in a 97-78 win versus Ohio Northern. He shot 13-of-20 from the field, including seven-of-11 from three-point range and three-of-five from the free-throw line to surpass 700 career points.
December 8, 2014 Eddy Grenert, Mareitta Marietta junior post Eddy Grenert (Wooster/Triway) posted back-to-back double-doubles to lead the Pioneers to two OAC road wins. Grenert scored 15 points and grabbed 13 rebounds at Muskingum and then followed that up with a team-high 14 points and 12 boards at Wilmington. On the week, he shot 11-of-20 from the field and seven-of-nine from the free-throw line.
December 1, 2014 Andrew Bolka, Capital Capital senior forward Andrew Bolka (Xenia) led the Crusader last week, averaging 20 points and 11.5 rebounds-per-game. Bolka shot 12-of-15 (.800) from the field and 16-of-24 from the free-throw line. Against Ohio Wesleyan, he scored a team-high 21 points and had career-high 17 rebounds. He scored 19 points and added six rebounds against Mt. St. Joseph.
November 24, 2014 Justin Roth, Baldwin Wallace Baldwin Wallace senior guard Justin Roth (Parma/Parma) scored 37 points, grabbed seven rebounds and passed for six assists as the Yellow Jackets split a pair of games. At Case Western, Roth scored 13 points, had six rebounds and three assists. In a win versus Washington & Jefferson, he posted a career-high 24 points and had one rebound and three assists.
November 17, 2014 Isaiah Roux, Ohio Northern Ohio Northern senior guard Isaiah Roux (Orlando, Fla./Lyman) led ONU to the championship of the MSOE All-Engineers Classic, and was named the Tournament MVP. He scored a team-high 22 points in the Polar Bears’ win over #26 CMS, and then posted nine points, grabbed seven rebounds, and had five assists in the championship game win over MSOE.
Mark Minch, Capital Capital senior guard Mark Minch (Cincinnati/Lakota East) scored a season-high 25 points to lead the Crusaders to a 78-66 win over Ohio Northern. Minch shot 10-of-16 from the floor (.625) and five-of-nine from the free-throw line. He recorded two rebounds and one steal. Other Nominees: Luis Garcia, MAR… Doug Caputo, JCU… Jarrell Marsh, MUSK… Jake Fetherolf, BW… Aron Thress, ONU