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|Prairie Fire's Kozak Earns All-MWC Recognition
|Knox College's Joe Kozak has been named to the All-Midwest Conference Men's Basketball team.
Kozak earned honorable mention honors after a strong sophomore season in which he either lead or was among the leaders on the team in almost every offensive statistical category.
A sophomore forward from Park Ridge, Illinois (Maine South High School), Kozak started 17 games and finished second in scoring for the Prairie Fire with 11.5 points per game and first on the team in rebounds at 6 per game. His 7.3 rebounds per game in league play ranked him sixth in the Midwest Conference this season.
Kozak also finished first on the team and sixth in the Midwest conference with a .538 Field Goal percentage (92-for-171), and he finished first on the team in free throws made (80) and attempted (102). He finished the season with four double-doubles, including a 35 point, 12 rebound effort against Grinnell College on February 10th.
The Knox men's basketball team finished 2-21 overall and 2-15 in the MWC this past season.
(Knox College Athletics)