No. 10-ranked women's basketball wins again

Photo by Haley Staffon
Photo by Haley Staffon

St. Thomas capped a 5-0 weeknd with three victories on Saturday in men's and women's hockey and women's hoops. Those three UST teams are a combined 19-0-2 since Jan. 13.

Junior center Hannah Spaulding had 27 points, nine rebounds and four blocks as No. 10-ranked St. Thomas pulled away to an 87-61 defeat of St. Catherine in Saturday's MIAC women's basketball clash on the Wildcats' floor. 

Lauren Fischer scored 13 points, Kaylie Brazil added 11, and Lucia Renikoff scored 10.

The Tommies (19-2 overall, 14-0 MIAC) have won 27 in a row on the road, 48 in a row against conference opponents, and 12 consecutive games this season.

St. Thomas outscored SCU 30-12 from 3-point range and posted a 38-23 rebounding advantage.

The Toms play Wednesday night at home against Augsburg.