Chickasaw, Ohio/Marion Local
Bruns led the Polar Bears to a 2-0 week in conference play, with wins over Mount Union (86-82) and Wilmington (92-83). Bruns averaged double-double during the week with 27.0 points and 10.0 rebounds-per-game. Against Wilmington, Bruns tallied 24 points, tied a career-high with 14 rebounds, and added a game-best six blocks. Bruns followed the performance up with a 30-point effort against Mount Union.