Thomas More Beats Transylvania, Stays Perfect at 30-0

The Thomas More women's basketball team cruised to another win on Friday night, defeating in-state rival Transylvania, 89-74, at the Connor Convocation Center in Crestview Hills.

The #1-ranked Saints are now 30-0 on the season, after ending the #18-ranked Pioneers' year at 27-3 in the NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Championship sectional semifinals.

Thomas More now hosts Washington University on Saturday evening, with the winner headed to the national semifinals in Salem, Va.

On Friday, the Saints jumped out to a 22-13 lead after the first quarter and a 42-36 halftime lead.

Madison Temple and Asyah Mitchell each scored 21 for Thomas More. Shelby Rupp added 14 while Kaela Saner scored 12, and Emily Schultz put in 11.

-Staff report

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