Men's Basketball Places Five on All-Region Team; Russell Named Player of the Year
CIRCLEVILLE, OH - The OCU Men's Basketball Team placed a total of five players on the 2013 All Mid-East Region Team. Senior guard Milen Kostov and sophomore Evan Mills were selected as All-Region Honorable Mention.
OCU center, James Nelson, was selected as 2nd Team All-Region for his breakout season. Nelson averaged 11 points, 7 rebounds, and 2 blocks per game. Junior guard, Trey Vaughan was also named 2nd Team All-Region as the sharpshooter averaged nearly 13 points per game while leading the team in three point field goals made.
Sophomore guard, Wesley Russell, was selected as the 2013 Mid-East Region Player of the Year. Russell avaraged 16 points, 6 rebounds, and 4 assists for the Trailblazers while also leading the team in steals.
ALL MID-EAST REGION
Player of the Year
Wesley Russell - Ohio Christian University
Coach of the Year
Ron Reed - Kentucky Christian University
Nate Humphrey - Crown College
Clay McKenzie - Kentucky Christian
Ethan Ammon - Boyce College
Jake Manning - Welch College
Rickey Bowen - Johnson University
James Nelson - Ohio Christian
Tyler Griffin - Johnson University
Kendred Sides - Welch College
Eric Farley - Boyce College
Trey Vaughan - Ohio Christian
Milen Kostov - Ohio Christian
Corey King - Welch College
Ace Puckett - Kentucky Christian
Evan Mills - Ohio Christian
Collin Hickman - Crown College