SIOUX CITY, Iowa — Montana Western pushed the defending NAIA National Champion a night after knocking off last year’s runner-up, but a handful of late turnovers made victory impossible in an eventual 66-62 national tournament quarterfinal loss to Thomas More on Wednesday.

Brynley Fitzgerald scored 14 points in her final game as a Bulldog, while fellow senior Mesa King added six points and eight rebounds.

Brynley Fitzgerald vs. Thomas More

Montana Western senior Brynley Fitzgerald scored 14 points to go along with six rebounds and two steals in Wednesday night's NAIA National Championship Tournament quarterfinal loss to Thomas More.

Montana Western WBB vs. Thomas More

Montana Western's 28-win season came to a close Wednesday night with a 66-62 loss to Thomas More in the NAIA National Championship Tournament quarterfinals in Sioux City, Iowa.

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