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Men’s basketball recap: Tommies make ninth consecutive NCAA tourney

Saturday, March 15, 2014 10:19 PM
Guard Cortez Tillman skys for a finger-roll during the second half of an NCAA tournament game. Tillman will return for his Junior season with the Tommies in 2014-15. (Andrew Stafford/TommieMedia)

The St. Thomas men’s basketball team finished its 2013-2014 season with a 22-6 record en route to winning the MIAC regular season championship.

Vikings get hot, knock off Tommies in first round

Saturday, March 8, 2014 10:44 AM
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Augustana connected on 69 percent of their shots and repeatedly made clutch shots down the stretch en route to its 88-77 victory.

Tommies struggle from the field, fall to Oles in MIAC championship

Sunday, March 2, 2014 10:40 PM
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Forward Taylor Montero’s 18 points and 13 rebounds weren’t enough for No. 12-ranked St. Thomas.

Men’s hoops falls to St. Olaf in MIAC championship

Sunday, March 2, 2014 1:45 PM
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St. Olaf defeated the St. Thomas men’s basketball team 63-53 to win the MIAC  tournament championship Sunday afternoon at Schoenecker Arena.

Tommies march past Royals without injured starting point guard

Saturday, March 1, 2014 1:19 AM
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Stellar guard play from Shaeffer, Tillman, and Alipate proved too much for Bethel to overcome.

The Locker Room with John Tauer — Feb. 27, 2014

Friday, February 28, 2014 5:51 PM
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Men’s basketball coach John Tauer, and forwards Josh Pella and Ryan Saarela join reporter Tom Pitzen in The Locker Room.

Johnnies defeat Tommies, sweep men’s hoops season series

Saturday, February 22, 2014 9:18 PM
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Forward Zach Riedeman hit a combination of inside and outside shots to lead the St. Thomas men’s basketball team with 19 points Saturday afternoon against St. John’s University.

MIAC roundup: Men’s basketball clinches share of MIAC title

Monday, February 17, 2014 11:41 PM

The St. Thomas men’s and women’s basketball teams traveled to Concordia, while the men’s hockey team took on Gustavus.

The Locker Room with John Tauer — Feb. 13, 2014

Friday, February 14, 2014 6:21 PM
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Men’s basketball coach John Tauer, and guards Marcus Alipate and Dylan Stewart join sports director Kyle Jonas in The Locker Room.

Tommies dominate boards, complete season-sweep over Oles

Thursday, February 13, 2014 12:50 AM
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Guard Erik Tengwall’s 16 points helped the No. 11-ranked St. Thomas men’s basketball team complete the regular-season sweep of St. Olaf.

MIAC roundup: Men’s basketball defeats St. Mary’s

Tuesday, February 11, 2014 9:25 AM

Forward Zach Riedeman led the St. Thomas men’s basketball team with 15 points in a 92-59 win over St. Mary’s University Saturday.

Second-half surge leads men’s basketball over Royals

Thursday, February 6, 2014 12:33 AM
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Forward Zach Riedeman led the Tommies in rebounds, steals, blocks and points en route to a 65-56 victory over Bethel.

Defensive strength pushes men’s hoops over Macalester

Thursday, January 30, 2014 12:23 AM

Center Conner Nord and guard Dylan Stewart shared the top-scorer title, netting 16 each, as the No. 15-ranked Tommies rolled over Macalester College 89-40.

Men’s hoops trails by 14 at half, rallies for 12-point win

Thursday, January 23, 2014 1:07 AM
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Erik Tengwall dug the Tommies out of a first-half hole with his season-high 25 points en route to a 82-70 win over the Auggies.

Men’s basketball hits last-second floater to top Oles

Thursday, January 9, 2014 12:57 AM
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Forward Zach Riedeman rallied to hit a game-winning shot with 2.2 seconds remaining and help St. Thomas men’s basketball edge St. Olaf College 62-61 Wednesday.