Katie Kitchen scores 1,000th career point to lead No. 6 Thomas More
CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky. -- Senior guard Katie Kitchen scored her 1,000th career point and sixth-ranked Thomas More defeated Geneva 94-46 in a Presidents' Athletic Conference game at the Connor Convocation Center.
With the win, the Saints remain undefeated at 12-0 overall and 5-0 in the PAC. With the loss, the Golden Tornadoes fall to 1-10 overall and 0-5 in the PAC.
With 3:50 to play in the opening half, Kitchen scored on a layup off to score her 1,000th career point and become only the 15th player in program history to reach that milestone.
Thomas More finished the game by shooting 50.6 percent from the field (39 of 77) and forced 32 turnovers, while dishing out 30 assists.
No. 1 DePauw 63, Denison 38
GREENCASTLE, Ind. -- Top-ranked DePauw's ability to take care of the basketball and force turnovers played a major factor in the Tigers' 63-38 North Coast Athletic Conference win against visiting Denison.
With the victory, DePauw improved to 13-0 overall and 4-0 in the NCAC, while the Big Red dropped to 11-3 overall and 3-2 in the conference.
The Tigers entered the week ranked first in NCAA Division III play for fewest turnovers per game and they committed just 11 on Wednesday while Denison turned it over 24 times, giving the hosts a 21-2 advantage in points off of those turnovers.
No. 9 St. Thomas (Minn.) 75, St. Olaf 54
NORTHFIELD, Minn. -- Sophomore guard Katie Stone hit five 3-pointers and closed with a game-high 19 points as No. 9 St. Thomas (Minn.) scored a 75-54 win against St. Olaf on Wednesday night.
St. Thomas (9-1, 7-0 Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) pushed its season win streak to nine and extended its victory streak against conference opponents to 16.
The Toms helped forced 23 turnovers and held their eighth consecutive opponent to less than 60 points.
Maggie Weiers added 15 points and five rebounds and Taylor Young scored 11 points for St. Thomas.