TMP Boys Hammered by Abilene 74-46

It was not a good evening for Thomas More Prep – Marian in Abilene Tuesday night as the boys got ripped by the Cowboys 74-46.

The Monarchs held a brief 6-2 lead early on in the first quarter but then were outscored 34-13 to finish the half.

Abilene had 10 players score in the contest including a game-high 22 points by junior Andy Wilson. TMP (5-3) received 13 points from senior Jacob Fouts. Fouts has now scored in double figures in all of the Monarchs’ games except one.

Abilene now 8-0 on the season moved up to #5 in the latest Kansas Basketball Coaches Association rankings in Class 4A.

TMP saw their five-game winning streak come to an end and will host Russell this Friday for their only home game of the month.

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