2016-17 Thomas More Men's Basketball News

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    February 21, 2017
    Thomas More Defeats Geneva, 96-74, in PAC Quarterfinals (CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.) The No. 2-seeded Thomas More College men’s basketball team defeated No. 7-seeded Geneva College, 96-74, in the quarterfinal round of the Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) Championship Tournament. With the win, the Saints advance to the semifinal round where they will face No. 3-seeded Thiel College.
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    February 20, 2017
    King Repeats as PAC Player of the Week (GREENVILLE, Pa.) – Thomas More College sophomore guard Damion King (Winchester, Ky./George Rogers Clark) has been named the Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for the second straight week by the PAC office.
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    February 20, 2017
    Around the Hoop - Baker, Grammel and Barber A video magazine that takes a look at the most recent events of the Thomas More men's basketball program. This week on Around the Hoop: Ryan Baker, Nathan Grammel and Duncan Barber.
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    February 18, 2017
    Thomas More Rallies to Defeat W&J to Clinch Share of PAC Regular Season (WASHINGTON, Pa.) – The Thomas More College men’s basketball team won a share of its third Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) regular season title in program history today (Saturday, February 18, 2017) as it defeated Washington & Jefferson College, 65-60, inside the Henry Memorial Center in Washington, Pennsylvania.
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    February 15, 2017
    Saints Move Into Share of First Place With an 87-78 Win Over Saint Vincent (CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.) In front of a lively crowd tonight (February 15, 2017) inside the Connor Convocation Center, the Thomas More College men’s basketball team was able to pull out an 87-78 victory over President Athletic Conference (PAC) opponent Saint Vincent College.
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    February 13, 2017
    Four Saints Earn Weekly PAC Honors (GREENVILLE, Pa.) – Thomas More College sophomore Madison Temple (Cincinnati, Ohio/Anderson) and sophomore Damion King (Winchester, Ky./George Rogers Clark), junior Christina Cook (Independence, Ky./Simon Kenton) and sophomore Logan Winkler (Independence, Ky./Simon Kenton) earned weekly honors from the Presidents’ Athletic Conference as announced on Monday by the PAC office.
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    February 11, 2017
    Thomas More Swats Yellow Jackets, 95-56 (WAYNESBURG, Pa.) – The Thomas More College men’s basketball team used a big second half to cruise to a 95-56 win over Waynesburg University today (Saturday, February 11, 2017) in a Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) game at the Rudy Marisa Fieldhouse in Waynesburg, Pennsylvania.
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    February 08, 2017
    King Leads Thomas More to a 98-83 Win Over Westminster (CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.) Thomas More College defeated Westminster College, 98-83, at home and were led by sophomore guard Damion King (Winchester, Ky./George Rogers Clark). With the win Thomas More moves to 16-6 overall and 12-3 in the PAC and still holds the second spot in the Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) standings.
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    February 08, 2017
    Around the Hoop - Gavin Jameson A video magazine that takes a look at the most recent events of the Thomas More men's basketball program. This week on Around the Hoop: Gavin Jameson.
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    February 08, 2017
    Around the Hoop - Kyler Floyd A video magazine that takes a look at the most recent events of the Thomas More men's basketball program. This week on Around the Hoop: Kyler Floyd.
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    February 04, 2017
    Thomas More Outruns Golden Tornadoes, 76-59 (BEAVER FALLS, Pa.) - Thomas More College took on President Athletic Conference (PAC) opponent Geneva College and came away with a 76-59 victory. The Saints improve to 15-6 overall and 11-3 in the PAC and remain in second place in the conference.
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    February 01, 2017
    10 Saints Score in 69-53 Road Win at Bethany (BETHANY, W.Va.) – Thomas More College moves to 14-6 overall and 10-3 in the President Athletic Conference (PAC) as they beat Bethany College, 69-53, tonight (February 1, 2017) in Bethany, West Virginia.
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    January 28, 2017
    Pauly Leads Thomas More to a 95-69 Win Over Chatham (CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.) - Thomas More College wins big over President Athletic Conference (PAC) opponent Chatham University 95-69. With the win Thomas More advances to 9-3 in the PAC and 13-6 overall.
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    January 26, 2017
    Around the Hoop - Junior Stockwell A video magazine that takes a look at the most recent events of the Thomas More men's basketball program. This week on Around the Hoop: Junior Stockwell.
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    January 26, 2017
    Around the Hoop - Gage Rowan A video magazine that takes a look at the most recent events of the Thomas More men's basketball program. This week on Around the Hoop: Gage Rowan.
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    January 25, 2017
    Thomas More Defeat Thiel, 65-47, at Home (CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.) - Thomas More College defeated Thiel College by a final score of 65-47 tonight in a Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) contest.
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    January 21, 2017
    Thomas More Drops PAC Contest at Grove City, 63-61 (GROVE CITY, Pa.) - Thomas More College fell to Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) opponent Grove City College today (January 21, 2017) in a nail biter, 63-61, in Grove City, Pennsylvania. Thomas More is now 11-6 overall and 7-3 in the PAC.
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    January 18, 2017
    Saints Drop Road Contest at Saint Vincent (LATROBE, Pa.) – In a battle of first place teams in the Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC), the Thomas More College men’s basketball team fell 64-58 to Saint Vincent College tonight (Wednesday, January 18, 2017) in the Robert C. Carey Center in Latrobe, Pennsylvania.
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    January 14, 2017
    Thomas More Defeats Washington & Jefferson, 82-72 (CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.) - The Thomas More College Saints improved to 11-4 overall on the year and 7-1 in the Presidents Athletic Conference (PAC) as they beat Washington & Jefferson College, 82-72, today (January 14, 2017) in Crestview Hills, Kentucky.
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    January 11, 2017
    Thomas More Downs Waynesburg, 69-68 (CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.) - Thomas More College improved to 10-4 overall and 6-1 in the President Athletic Conference (PAC) as it defeated Waynesburg University tonight (January 11, 2017) 69-68.
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    January 09, 2017
    Three Saints Earn PAC Weekly Honors (GREENVILLE, Pa.) – Thomas More College junior Simon Clifford (Louisville, Ky./DuPont Manual), first-year Emily Schultz (Melbourne, Ky./Bishop Brossart) and first-year John Shirkey (Erlanger, Ky./LaSalle (Ohio)) have earned weekly honors from the Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) office on Monday.
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    January 07, 2017
    Thomas More Defeats Geneva, 98-90 (CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.) - The Thomas More College Saints moved to 5-1 in the Presidents Athletic Conference (PAC) as they beat the Golden Tornadoes of Geneva College 98-90. The Saints shot above 50 percent in every major category, shooting 51.8 percent from the field, including 50 percent from behind the three-point arc, and 93.9 percent from the free-throw line.
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    January 07, 2017
    PAC Sports Network Halftime Interview With Head Coach Drew Cooper (CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.) - PAC Sports Network interview with Thomas More head coach Drew Cooper.
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    January 05, 2017
    Thomas More Drops Close Game to Westminster, 74-72 (NEW WILMINGTON, Pa.) - Thomas More College fell to President Athletic Conference (PAC) opponent Westminster College 74-72 tonight (Thursday, January 5, 2017) at Buzz Ridl Gymnasium in New Wilmington, Pennsylvania. The Saints move to 8-4 on the year and 4-1 in the PAC.
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    January 05, 2017
    Around the Hoop - Ryne Callahan A video magazine that takes a look at the most recent events of the Thomas More men's basketball program. This week on Around the Hoop: Ryne Callahan.
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    January 03, 2017
    Thomas More Earns 83-72 Road Win at Chatham (PITTSBURGH, Pa.) - Thomas More College took on Presidents Athletic Conference (PAC) opponent Chatham University inside the Athletic & Fitness Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Saints came out victorious with an 83-72 win. The Saints move to 8-3 on the season and 4-0 in the PAC. Thomas More shot 54.4% from the field shooting 31-fo- 57 from the field and adding 14 points from the free-throw line. The biggest difference in the game was Saints’ big men out-rebound the Cougars 41-26. The Saints had 10 player put a tally on the bored tonight, and were led by junior forward Austin Young (Campbellsville, Ky/ Henry County), who finished with the team-high 17 points. Along with Young, junior center Simon Clifford (Louisville, Ky/ DuPont Manual) finished with 16 points, while senior guard Sawyer Pauly (Crescent Springs, Ky/Covington Catholic) and sophomore center Junior Stockwell (Florence, Ky/ Boone County) both finished with 10 points. Player of the game, senior guard Sawyer Pauly, talked to us after the game about his night and about the team’s ability to win the rebounds down low. Pauly told us, “Chatham prides themselves on being scrappy and playing very fast so we tried to limit their transition offense by sprinting back on defense every time they had the ball. About the rebounds, our team works every day in practice on rebounding and it is a second nature to us at this point. We pride ourselves on being aggressive down low and trying to out rebound every opponent we face and tonight we were able to achieve that.” Catching up with head coach Drew Cooper after the game and getting his thoughts he told us, “Chatham plays so extremely hard. They scratch and claw and just have remarkable passion. Anytime you can win on the road in the conference against a team like that it’s a great thing.” The Cougars of Chatham University were led by sophomore guard Isaiah Brown, who finished with the game high 20 points. Other leading scores for Chatham were sophomore guard/forward Alex Schoppen, who finished with 18, sophomore guard Josh Randall, who finished with 14 and sophomore guard Nasir Alexander who finished with 6. Thomas More returns to the hardwood on Thursday (January 5) when it travels to New Wilmington, Pennsylvania to play Westminster College. The PAC game is scheduled to tip-off at 7:30 p.m. inside Buzz Ridl Gymnasium.
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    December 31, 2016
    King Leads Saints to Road Win at Franklin (FRANKLIN, Ind.) - Thomas More College wrapped up the first half of the season and the 2016 year as today (Saturday, December 31, 2016) it took on Franklin College in a non-conference game. The Saints came out victorious as they won 97-93.
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    December 20, 2016
    Around the Hoop - Ralph Stone A video magazine that takes a look at the most recent events of the Thomas More men's basketball program. This week on Around the Hoop: Ralph Stone
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    December 19, 2016
    Saints Fall to Wilmington on the Road (WILMINGTON, Ohio) – Thomas More College senior guard Sawyer Pauly (Crescent Springs, Ky./Covington Catholic) scored a game-high 21 points tonight (Monday, December 19, 2016), but it wasn’t enough as the Saints fell, 69-65, to Wilmington College in a non-conference game on Herman Court inside Fred Raizk Arena in Wilmington, Ohio.
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    December 14, 2016
    Thomas More Defeats MSJ, 65-62, in Bridge Shootout (CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.) The Thomas More College men’s basketball team gets to be called the 2016 Bridge Shootout Champs after it defeated Mount St. Joseph University 65-62.
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    December 10, 2016
    Thomas More Tames Bison, 76-72 (CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.) – Thomas More College improves to 3-0 in the Presidents Athletic Conference (PAC) and 5-2 overall as it pull out yet another win versus Bethany College with a final score of 76-72. The Saints shot 52.7% from the field today making 29 shots on 18 assist, talk about a team win.
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    December 10, 2016
    Junior Stockwell - PAC Sports Network Player of the Game (CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.) - Thomas More College sophomore forward Junior Stockwell was named the Foster Law Offices Player of the Game by the PAC Sports Network in the Saints' win over Bethany College.
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    December 09, 2016
    Around the Hoop - Jacob Hall A video magazine that takes a look at the most recent events of the Thomas More men's basketball program. This week on Around the Hoop: Jacob Hall.
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    December 09, 2016
    Around the Hoop - Brandon Horne A video magazine that takes a look at the most recent events of the Thomas More men's basketball program. This week on Around the Hoop: Brandon Horne.
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    December 03, 2016
    King's Last Second Heroics Helps Give Saints PAC Road Win (GREENVILLE, Pa.) – Sophomore guard Damion King (Winchester, Ky./George Rogers Clark) made a three-pointer with 0.7-seconds to play in overtime to propel the Thomas More College men’s basketball team to a 79-77 win over Thiel College today (Saturday, December 3, 2016) in a Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) game at Beeghly Gymnasium in Greenville, Pennsylvania.
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    November 30, 2016
    Thomas More Defeats Grove City in PAC Opener (CRESTVIEW HILLS, KY.) – Second half chemistry gets Saints to 1-0 in Presidents Athletic Conference (PAC) play. Tonight (November 30) Thomas More College took on PAC opponent Grove City College inside the Connor Convocation Center and came out victorious with a 77-62 victory.
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    November 28, 2016
    TMC SAAC to Sponsor Canned Food Drive on Wednesday and Saturday (CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.) - The Thomas More College Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is sponsoring a canned food drive benefitting the Brighton Center at Wednesday's (November 30, 2016) Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) men's and women's basketball doubleheader with Grove City College and Saturday (December 3) wrestling match against Washington & Jeffreson College at the Connor Convocation Center in Crestview Hills, Kentucky.
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    November 26, 2016
    Thomas More Falls to In-State Rival Centre (CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.) – The Thomas More College men’s basketball team fell, 82-73, tonight (Saturday, November 26, 2016) to in-state rival Centre College in a non-conference game at the Connor Convocation Center in Crestview Hills, Kentucky.
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    November 21, 2016
    Around the Hoop - Austin Young A video magazine that takes a look at the most recent events of the Thomas More men's basketball program. This week on Around the Hoop: Austin Young.
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    November 19, 2016
    Saints Defeat In-State Rival Berea on Saturday (CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.) Junior center Simon Clifford (Louisville, Ky./ DuPont Manual) and sophomore guard Ralph Stone (Shelbyville, Ky./Martha Layne Collins) have big nights and help lead Thomas More College to an 84-60 victory over Berea College. Thomas More wrapped up the Coach Connor Classic with 2-0 record and improve to 2-1 on the season.
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