Men's Basketball: Kukura Named OAC Player of the Week

Men's Basketball: Kukura Named OAC Player of the Week

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio -- Mount Union senior JJ Kukura (Alliance/Alliance) was named the Ohio Athletic Conference Player of the Week (12/18) for the second time in his career (12/5/16). 

Kukura led the Purple Raiders to a 75-63 win over Heidelberg where he scored a season-high 35 points on 13-of-22 shooting and 5-of-10 from three point range. Kukura also grabbed six rebounds and tallied three assists while playing 32 minutes on the afternoon.

Kukura and the Raiders will be back in action December 29th and 30th at the Russ Devette/Holland Sentinel in Hope, Michigan where they will take on Hope (Mich.) at 7:30 on Friday and Olivet (Mich.) at 1 p.m. Saturday.