Ozark Christian College - 2024 MCCC Tournament Champions
Mens Basketball

Ozark Men's Basketball Wins MCCC Tournament

Ankeny, Iowa

The Ozark Christian College Men's Basketball team came into the MCCC Tournament as the #2 seed with a conference record of 9-3. 

They opened up play on February 22nd with a close finish against Emmaus Bible College, where they came out with a 87-82 victory. 

On Friday, they faced Central Christian College of the Bible and advanced to the MCCC Championship with a win of 94-76. 

On the final day of the tournament they faced the #1 seed, Manhattan Christian College. The Ambassador men had fallen to the Thunder of MCC in both competitions this season by a margin of 6 and 5 points. The men led at half 35-31. They finished the game with a win of 87-78 over the Thunder to claim the MCCC Championship title. They were led in scoring by Andre Johnson with 25 points. Dillon Bycroft added 17 points, with Micah Colburn contributing 12 points/ 8 rebounds/ 8 assists, and with Danny Foster adding 10 points/ 14 rebounds. 

The men also had three players receive Midwest Christian College All-Conference awards. 

MVP -  Andre Johnson 

2nd Team - Danny Foster

Honorable Mention - Micah Colburn