By Tim Glon
ADA — Ohio Northern junior Ryan Bruns (Chickasaw/Marion Local) was named 1st Team All-Great Lakes Region in men's basketball for 2018 in voting conducted by the National Association of Basketball Coaches and D3hoops.com.
Bruns was also named the Ohio Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Year earlier this season.
He was second on the team, third in the OAC and 12th nationally in scoring at 24.0 ppg this year.
He also led the team and the OAC and was 13th nationally with an ONU single-season junior record 65 blocked shots and is third in the league, averaging a team-best 8.7 rebounds per game.
He is ONU's all-time career blocked shots leader with 189.
Bruns currently ranks 26th all-time at ONU with 1,162 career points.
Bruns is now on the ballot for All-America honors for both the NABC and D3hoops.com teams.