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Toms beat Gusties, complete 22-0 MIAC season

February 26, 2000
Toms finish unbeaten MIAC season

The St. Thomas women's basketball team scored a 78-49 win at Gustavus Saturday to win its 23rd consecutive game and finish 22-0 in the MIAC season. It's the first time in the six-year history of a 22-game format that a team has gone 22-0 in the conference basketball schedule.

Coach Tricia Dornisch's Tommies, ranked fourth nationally, improved to 24-1. Jen Ulstad scored 15 points off the bench and Mary Thomes and Molly Hayden had 14 points each. The Toms led 40-27 at halftime and pulled away in the second half. UST is now 120-2 since 1994 when it holds teams under 60 points.

UST will learn its NCAA playoff pairing Sunday night. The Toms likely will get a first-round bye Wednesday and host a second-round game Saturday.

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