St. Thomas Tommies

All times Eastern
Overall: 30-2 - Conference: 19-1
11/15 at Whitman W, 104-81 BX RC
11/17 at Whitworth W, 70-65 BX PH
11/20 vs. UW-River Falls W, 75-62 BX RC
11/28 at Macalester * • W, 88-40 BX RC RC
12/1 at Hamline * • W, 80-59 BX
12/3 vs. Concordia-Moorhead * • W, 93-64 BX RC
12/5 at St. Mary's (Minn.) * • W, 101-63 BX RC
12/10 at Bethany Lutheran W, 94-91 BX RC
12/21 vs. UW-Stevens Point W, 68-63 BX
1/2 vs. Carleton * • W, 78-69 BX RC
1/5 vs. Augsburg * • W, 94-52 BX RC PH
1/7 at Bethel * • W, 90-48 BX RC
1/9 vs. Gustavus Adolphus * • W, 81-60 BX RC RC
1/12 vs. St. John's * • W, 94-63 BX RC
1/14 at St. Olaf * • W, 94-64 BX RC
1/16 vs. Macalester * • W, 92-53 BX RC
1/21 at Concordia-Moorhead * • L, 54-52 BX RC RC PH PH
1/23 vs. St. Mary's (Minn.) * • W, 87-46 BX RC
1/26 vs. Hamline * • W, 81-46 BX RC
1/30 at Carleton * • W, 74-52 BX RC
2/2 at Augsburg * • W, 66-56 BX RC
2/4 vs. Bethel * • W, 75-64 BX RC
2/6 at Gustavus Adolphus * • W, 68-63 BX RC RC
2/9 at St. John's * • W, 93-68 BX RC
2/13 vs. St. Olaf * • W, 62-57 BX RC
2/22 vs. Carleton W, 70-57 BX RC
2/24 vs. Augsburg W, 92-65 BX RC
3/2 vs. Aurora W, 91-62 BX RC
3/9 vs. Wheaton (Ill.) W, 68-58 BX RC RC
3/16 vs. Calvin W, 63-62 BX RC RC
3/22 vs. Williams W, 82-79 BX RC PH
@ Salem Civic Center
3/23 vs. Mary Hardin-Baylor L, 74-67 BX RC RC
@ Salem Civic Center

(* Conference; • Region)
All times Eastern
Overall: 30-2 - Conference: 19-1
11/28 at Macalester * • W, 88-40 BX RC RC
12/1 at Hamline * • W, 80-59 BX
12/3 vs. Concordia-Moorhead * • W, 93-64 BX RC
12/5 at St. Mary's (Minn.) * • W, 101-63 BX RC
1/2 vs. Carleton * • W, 78-69 BX RC
1/5 vs. Augsburg * • W, 94-52 BX RC PH
1/7 at Bethel * • W, 90-48 BX RC
1/9 vs. Gustavus Adolphus * • W, 81-60 BX RC RC
1/12 vs. St. John's * • W, 94-63 BX RC
1/14 at St. Olaf * • W, 94-64 BX RC
1/16 vs. Macalester * • W, 92-53 BX RC
1/21 at Concordia-Moorhead * • L, 54-52 BX RC RC PH PH
1/23 vs. St. Mary's (Minn.) * • W, 87-46 BX RC
1/26 vs. Hamline * • W, 81-46 BX RC
1/30 at Carleton * • W, 74-52 BX RC
2/2 at Augsburg * • W, 66-56 BX RC
2/4 vs. Bethel * • W, 75-64 BX RC
2/6 at Gustavus Adolphus * • W, 68-63 BX RC RC
2/9 at St. John's * • W, 93-68 BX RC
2/13 vs. St. Olaf * • W, 62-57 BX RC

(* Conference; • Region)
/conf/MIAC/Men/2012-13/standings-div1 : /conf/MIAC/Men/2012-13/standings-div2 : /conf/MIAC/Men/2012-13/standings

2012-13

St. Thomas 19-1 30-2
Concordia-Moorhead 15-5 18-8
Augsburg 14-6 21-7
Carleton 12-8 16-11
Bethel 11-9 15-11
Gustavus Adolphus 11-9 13-11
St. John's 11-9 12-14
St. Olaf 8-12 9-16
Hamline 5-15 8-16
St. Mary's (Minn.) 3-17 4-21
Macalester 1-19 4-21

Past Records

2015-16 (30-3, 18-2 MIAC)
2014-15 (24-4, 17-3 MIAC)
2013-14 (22-6, 18-2 MIAC)
2012-13 (30-2, 19-1 MIAC)
2011-12 (22-7, 16-4 MIAC)
2010-11 (30-3, 17-3 MIAC)
2009-10 (23-4, 19-1 MIAC)
2008-09 (30-1, 20-0 MIAC)
2007-08 (23-5, 17-3 MIAC)
2006-07 (24-4, 18-2 MIAC)

Team Quick Facts

Coach: Johnny Tauer
Conference: MIAC

St. Thomas

Tommies

Enrollment (FT undergrads): 5780
Location: St. Paul, MN
Colors: Purple, Gray
Region: West
Arena: Schoenecker Arena (2250)
Official Website: Men | Women
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News Releases

November 24, 2016
Traveling is the right call
When the NCAA changed how it counts games for postseason selections, it spurred some teams to travel...
November 22, 2016
Tommies pull away late for win
November 13, 2016
14th Hoopsville Season Debut
The basketball season is about to tip-off, but not without Hoopsville hitting the air first! Tuesday...
March 22, 2016
Hoopsville: Almost Perfect
It has been a great season in Division III basketball. While the men's team has crown it's champion,...
March 19, 2016
Tommies win as a team
The University of St. Thomas men's basketball program prizes balance over individual stars, and the...
March 19, 2016
Tommies win title No. 2
St. Thomas weathered a late storm and the last team with a shot at Benedictine got the Eagles. The...
March 19, 2016
Crown comes back to St. Paul: Toms win 82-76
Seniors Montero, Saarela combine for 53 points, 21 rebounds
March 18, 2016
Benedictine, UST to meet for men's title
The Eagles will continue their undefeated run to the final day of the season after beating Amherst,...
March 16, 2016
Tauer's Tommies enjoying the ride
With a national title in 2011 and a return to the Final Four in 2013, there were plenty of expectati...
March 12, 2016
UST knocks off Augie; CNU, Benedictine make first trip
St. Thomas, Christopher Newport, Benedictine and Amherst each punched tickets to the national...
March 12, 2016
Tommies back to third Final Four in six years
UST takes down No. 1 Augustana on road again
March 9, 2016
Tommies' scoring hangs in the balance
Ryan Saarela had two big nights for St. Thomas in the opening weekend of the tournament, but that's...
March 6, 2016
Hoopsville: Survive and Advance!
Survive and advance! Pretty much sums up one of the craziest opening weekends to the D3 championship...
March 5, 2016
Tommies' balance helps pull out tough win
UST moves to Sweet 16 with 13-point home victory
February 26, 2016
Toms reach MIAC playoff finals for 11th time in 12 seasons
100th win for St. Thomas senior class
February 20, 2016
Tommies move to 23-2 mark
February 10, 2016
Toms' wins streak ends at 16 to hot-shooting Augsburg
97-89 win keeps Auggies in playoff hunt
February 8, 2016
No. 4 Tommies clinch share of first place
St. Thomas got past archrival St. John's in the closing minute and have all but wrapped up the top...
December 9, 2015
It all comes together for one Knight
After a disappointing trip to California, Carleton comes back to Minnesota and knocks off MIAC...
December 9, 2015
Tommies pull away from Scots
November 23, 2015
2015 Hoopsville Coach's Corner
Hoopsville host Dave McHugh sat down with all of the coaches involved in the 4th Annual Hoopsville...
November 20, 2015
Tommies shoot down Emory
November 18, 2015
Tommies take motivation from March's knockout punch
St. Thomas was eliminated on one of last March's biggest shots. And when you have a coach with a PhD...
September 25, 2015
Five NCAA Tournament teams in Hoopsville Classic eight
Dickinson, Emory, Salisbury, St. John Fisher and St. Thomas, three of whom made the Sweet 16, will...
March 11, 2015
Louison, Alipate win NABC final vote
More than 17,000 votes were cast, and David Louison and Marcus Alipate have claimed the last two...
March 9, 2015
NABC All-Star Game voting closed
Eight players are on the ballot for the final vote for the 2015 Reese’s® Division III...
March 6, 2015
Northwestern knocks out St. Thomas at buzzer in opening round
Porter Morrell hit a long 3-point shot at the buzzer to lead unranked Northwestern-St. Paul to a...
February 16, 2015
Battle of top 15s goes to Tommies
17-point win, 10th conference title in a row for St. Thomas men
February 14, 2015
Cobbers shoot down No. 2 Toms
February 7, 2015
Tommies' win streak hits 15
January 21, 2015
MIAC battle of ranked teams goes to UST
Toms outlast Oles, claim 10th win in row
January 7, 2015
10-1 Tommies run win streak to six
17 players score points in 96-45 home victory
January 3, 2015
No. 6 Tommies win fifth game in row
74-69 victory at Carleton lets Toms get share of MIAC lead
December 20, 2014
Recap: Beating the holiday rush
A handful of teams enter the Christmas break on a high note after posting victories on Saturday....
December 20, 2014
Toms hold off Pointers in lively,well-played clash
Just six turnovers, combined 55% FG and 91% FT as UST escapes 68-66
December 10, 2014
No. 8 Tommies pull away for sixth win of season
Nord, Saarela lead balanced attack
December 6, 2014
Rebounds rule the day in Tommies' road win
35-5 edge in second chance points for UST
December 3, 2014
Men's Basketball takes first loss
Missed chances late in 68-65 road defeat at Gustavus
November 25, 2014
Late rally lifts host Tommies past Falcons
21-13 run in final 7:00 helps St. Thomas men stay unbeaten
November 22, 2014
Saturday: Tigers take rematch
DePauw and UW-Whitewater usually meet in the NCAA tournament, but this time they met in Milwaukee....
November 22, 2014
No. 13 Tommies shoot down ranked opponent
21-point road win at Whitworth
November 16, 2014
Tommies rally in second half for victory
Blugolds shoot 62% from floor, still fall in final minutes
November 13, 2014
Back for another season
It wasn't the best of offseasons for FDU-Florham, but the Devils are still No. 1, with the target on...
November 8, 2014
Tommies surprise top-10 Division II foe, 74-52
MSU Mankato returned top two scorers from 30-win team of 2013-14
February 28, 2014
Hoopsville On the Road: Mainly Men
Hoopsville is in Salem, Va. at the ODAC tournament. On a special Friday show, Dave McHugh focuses on...
January 29, 2014
Tommies race to home victory
January 18, 2014
Toms get sixth January win
April 8, 2013
Alumnus comes back to rescue Hamline
After a season marred by a player's arrest and the head coach's protracted firing, Jim Hayes comes...
March 22, 2013
Final Four is set
St. Thomas came back from a 12-point deficit to knock off Williams and make the semifinals, while...
March 19, 2013
St. Thomas back on scene in Salem
Eight Tommies won't feel so out of place in Salem this weekend, led by Tommy Hannon and John Nance....
March 6, 2013
Always an adjustment
Not much is the same about 2013 and St. Thomas' 2011 title run. Different coach, four different...
February 27, 2013
2013 men's tournament preview
Who will be the surprise teams and the disappointments in this year's men's bracket? Who will make...
February 22, 2013
Friday men's wrap: IWU knocked off
Illinois Wesleyan's second loss in a week could cost someone a bid, as Augustana advances. Favorites...
February 22, 2013
Late 13-0 run saves Tommies
January 21, 2013
Top-ranked Tommies toppled
On a frigid night in Moorhead, Concordia celebrated a 54-52 upset of No. 1 St. Thomas. The Cobbers...
January 5, 2013
Saturday men: Bears marooned in opener
Chicago opened UAA play by upsetting Wash U. Elsewhere St. Thomas cruised and Middlebury survived...
December 21, 2012
Tommies survive top five showdown
A hobbled Tyler Tillema came off the bench to provide 14 points for UW-Stevens Point but it wasn't...
December 19, 2012
West getting an early Christmas present
Heading into the holiday, No. 4 St. Thomas and No. 5 UW-Stevens Point will take to the floor on a...
November 20, 2012
Toms open home season with W
November 2, 2012
Tommies top D-II Winona State in tune-up
Will DeBerg went off from three-point range and Tommy Hannon made his return to the lineup after...
April 23, 2012
UST lifts interim tag on Tauer
Longtime assistant coach Johnny Tauer was hired as interim coach at St. Thomas this past spring....
January 19, 2012
Not looking like the champs
St. Thomas had a tough road to repeat to begin with, with four starters graduated and a coaching...
May 12, 2011
Fritz steps down at St. Thomas
St. Thomas men's basketball coach Steve Fritz announced Thursday afternoon, May 12, that he was...
March 19, 2011
Tommies make Salem purple again
St. Thomas takes the Division III men's basketball championship the furthest west it's ever been,...
January 5, 2011
Macalester ends 52-game MIAC losing skid
The Scots hadn't won a conference game in nearly 36 months, but went to St. John's and took down the...
December 22, 2010
No. 7 Tommies rally past No. 4 Pointers
St. Thomas closed down its old gymnasium with a barn-burner win against UW-Stevens Point in 2009....
December 1, 2010
Toms hold off upset bid
March 2, 2002
UW-Oshkosh 88, St. Thomas 85 (OT)
ST. PAUL — Junior guard Tim Dworak scored 21 of his game-high 33 points after halftime and...