New Hampton falls

New Hampton brought their 18-1 record to St. Thomas More on Monday night, playing in a gym that hasn't allowed an opposing team a victory in three years.

Thanks to 16 first-half points from Rashad McCants, New Hampton held a 36-35 lead.

STM ran off a 15-3 run early in the second half, to take a 50-39 lead. New Hampton chipped away, getting within one point with about a minute left, but missed some late opportunities and lost 88-84.

McCants had 30 points, 10 boards, seven assists, two blocks and one steal.

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