St Thomas, the number one team in the nation, came to St Peter Wednesday night and defeated Gustavus 68 to 63.
Gusties leas by six at the half, St Thomas quickly erased that deficit at the start of the second half, Will DeBerg hit five three pointers during that run to put the Tommies up by 14.
Gustavus made a run at the end which fell short, St Thomas improves to 17 and 1 in the MIAC. DeBerg lead St Thomas in scoring with 19 points, all in the second half.
Gustavus, now 10 and 8 in the league, was lead by Jim Hill’ s 15 points and 11 rebounds. Gustavus travels to Northfield next Wednesday to play Carelton.