Men's Basketball: Bower-Malone Earns Fourth OAC Player of the Week

Nathan Bower-Malone Photo By: Emily Swisher
Nathan Bower-Malone Photo By: Emily Swisher

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio--Mount Union's men's basketball senior Nathan Bower-Malone (Stow) has been named Ohio Athletic Conference Player of the Week (2/24).

The Purple Raiders had two OAC wins this week over Baldwin Wallace 83-73 and Capital 82-67.

Bower-Malone finished with 22 points and seven assists against Baldwin Wallace and 20 points against Capital.

The No. 9 ranked Mount Union men's basketball team finished off the best regular season in school history and currently rides a 14 game winning streak.

This is the fourth player of the week award in Bower-Malone's season and career.

Mount Union enters this week's OAC Tournament as the top seed and will host No. 8 seed Otterbein Tuesday, Feb. 25 at 7 p.m. at the McPherson Academic and Athletic Complex.