Tommie Sports - Men's Basketball

Home playoff game for Men's Hoops on March 16

March 10, 2013

No. 1-ranked St. Thomas (28-1) will play again at home next Saturday night in the Sweet 16 round of the NCAA Division III men's basketball playoffs.

St. Thomas’ next opponent is No. 12-ranked Calvin College of Grand Rapids, Mich. The Knights (26-3) won the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association title after finishing 13-13 a year ago and are riding a six-game winning streak. One of their losses was to Wheaton, 54-37 in late November. They have won 20 of their last 21 games, including Saturday's 67-58 road win at UW-Stevens Point before a crowd of 2,270.

The Tommies are 16-0 at home this season and have held their last 21 opponents under 70 points.

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