January 16, 2013

Nathane Simniok Named MCAC Player of the Week

Junior forward Nathane Simniok of College of the Ozarks has been named MCAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for the week ending Jan. 13.

A native of Forsyth, Mo., Simniok averaged 17.6 points, 8.5 rebounds, 3.5 assists, 2.5 blocks and 1.0 steals per game last week to help the 25th-ranked Bobcats to a pair of conference victories. In a 77-65 win over Central Christian College, he had 23 points, eight rebounds, five assists and three blocks. For the week, Simniok hit 15-of-21 shots from the field (71.4 percent).