Men's Basketball News
Head Men's Basketball Coach Curtis Christopher recently hired Sky Brusco as Assistant Coach for the 2009/10 Trailblazer season. Prior to coming to OCU, Coach Brusco served two seasons, as head Varsity coach at Fairfield Christian Academy, winning two Sectional Championships and a nomination for Coach of the Year in the Mid-Ohio Christian Athletic League.
Austin is a 2008 graduate from Harvest Prep High School. Austin averaged 7.2 ppg, 4.3 rpg, and 4.2 apg." Austin is a fine young man who works hard and plays good defense. He has a strong basketball IQ and will have the opportunity to play the 1 or 2 spot for our basketball program. We are pleased to welcome Austin to OCU as a basketball player and a student." said Coach Christopher.
Ohio Christian University recently signed 6' 7" James Nelson. James is a senior center at Centerville high school near Dayton Ohio. "We have looked at James several times this year and feel like he has a lot of potential. James can be timid and is a quiet person until you get to know him.
The Trailblazers sign Jeremy Hays from Tree of Live Christian School. Jeremy is the runner up player of the year in the Mid Ohio Christian Athletics league.
The NCCAA Division II Men's Basketball National Tournament is at Central Bible College in Springfield, Missouri from March 10-14.
This weekend began as planned for the number one seed Ohio Christian University as they defeated number five seed, Boyce College 86-63, in the NCCAA Mid-East Regional Tournament.