Junior guard Nick Carlson of Canyon had 22 points and seven rebounds as St. Scholastica stayed unbeaten with a 72-60 UMAC victory over Crown College Saturday in college men’s basketball in St. Bonifacius, Minnesota.
Carlson has now gone over 20 points for the second straight game. Quinn Fischer of Esko and Jack Silgen added 15 points apiece for the Saints (4-0 overall, 3-0 UMAC), who only practiced Thursday and Friday this week prior to Saturday’s contest.
Silgen is the only Saints player to score in double figures in each of the first four games.
Quincy Wilson was the lone player to score in double figures with 13 points for Crown (2-5, 2-3).
St. Scholastica’s next game is a UMAC contest against Wisconsin-Superior at 7 p.m. at Reif Gymnasium.
Freshman forward Cameron Thomas turned in a monster performance, scoring 29 points, grabbing 22 rebounds and blocking five shots as North Central smothered Wisconsin-Superior 94-49 in UMAC action at Mertz Mortorelli Gymnasium in Superior.
Micah Filer added 15 points and five assists as five players scored at least nine points apiece for the Rams (6-5 overall, 4-0 UMAC).
Eli Vogel and Jackson Mittelstadt scored 13 points apiece to lead UWS (0-2, 0-2).