Kock named AOW for second consecutive week

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2006-12-11
 Huntington, Ind.—The Huntington University Athletic Department announced its Athlete of the Week for the week of Dec. 4-10. Men’s basketball senior Alex Kock earned the honor for the second consecutive week.

Alex Kock, a physical education and health major from Auburn, Ind. (DeKalb High School), averaged 22.5 points and 9.5 rebounds to help lead Huntington to two more wins during the week. Against MCC rival Taylor University, Kock netted 22 points and grabbed nine boards in the Foresters’ 61-44 win, and in Huntington’s 67-64 victory over NAIA Division I 16th-ranked Georgetown College, he took game-high honors with 23 points on 10-15 shooting and added 10 boards. Huntington will return to action on Dec. 14 at 7 p.m. when they host Olivet Nazarene University.
Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The University is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).
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