Senior center Tommy Hanson had 12 of his game-high 18 points in the second half and top-ranked St. Thomas used a 28-11 margin in points from the free-throw line to hold off Wheaton 68-58 on Saturday in the second round of the NCAA Division III men’s basketball tournament in St. Paul.
St. Thomas (28-1) improved to 16-0 at home this season and ran its season winning streak to 12. The Tommies will learn Sunday if they will play host to a third-round game March 16 over Calvin (Mich.), a 67-58 winner at Wisconsin-Stevens Point. Calvin is 25-3.
Hannon added 10 rebounds for the 10th double-double of his career. Will DeBerg had 13 points and Zach Riedeman had 11 for St. Thomas, which converted 28 of 39 foul shots vs. Wheaton (21-6).
Minnesota State Mankato 73, Bemidji State 68: Jarvis Williams scored 20 points to help the Mavericks (26-4) win the NSIC tournament championship game over the Beavers (18-12) in Rochester.
Assem Marei scored 19 points for the Mavericks, who trailed by one point at halftime. Lance Rongstad scored 20 points and Mason Walters 19 for the Beavers (18-12).
Augustana 81, Minnesota State Mankato 73: Emily Schulte scored 19 points to help the Vikings (24-6) upset the Mavericks in the NSIC championship game in Rochester. The Vikings had lost to the Mavericks (25-5) twice during the regular season, 80-79 and 78-73.
|Cleveland - LP: T. Bauer||1||FINAL|
|Minnesota - WP: A. Swarzak||3|
|Cincinnati - LP: M. Leake||1||FINAL|
|Milwaukee - WP: K. Lohse||5|
|Kansas City - WP: W. Davis||2||FINAL|
|Chicago WSox - LP: Z. Putnam||1|
|Washington - LP: S. Strasburg||4||FINAL|
|Colorado - WP: J. De La Rosa||6|
|NY Mets - WP: B. Colon||3||FINAL|
|Seattle - LP: T. Walker||2|
|Detroit - WP: A. Sanchez||11||FINAL|
|Arizona - LP: T. Cahill||5|
|Los Angeles - LP: D. Haren||1||FINAL|
|Pittsburgh - WP: F. Liriano||6|
|San Francisco - WP: M. Bumgarner||3||FINAL|
|Philadelphia - LP: J. Papelbon||1|
|Texas - LP: Y. Darvish||1||FINAL|
|NY Yankees - WP: D. Phelps||2|
|Boston - LP: C. Buchholz||4||FINAL|
|Toronto - WP: R. Dickey||6|
|Miami - LP: N. Eovaldi||1||FINAL|
|Atlanta - WP: E. Santana||6|
|Tampa Bay - WP: A. Cobb||3||FINAL|
|St. Louis - LP: L. Lynn||0|
|San Diego - WP: I. Kennedy||8||FINAL|
|Chicago Cubs - LP: T. Wada||3|
|Houston - LP: B. Peacock||7||FINAL|
|Oakland - WP: J. Chavez||9|
|Baltimore - LP: T. Hunter||2||FINAL|
|LA Angels - WP: J. Weaver||3|
|Winnipeg||7/25/14 9:00 PM|
|Ottawa||7/26/14 6:00 PM|
|Toronto||7/26/14 9:00 PM|
|Winnipeg||7/31/14 6:00 PM|
|Toronto||8/1/14 6:00 PM|
|Brt Columbia||8/1/14 9:00 PM|
|Saskatchewan||8/2/14 6:00 PM|