Thomas More University senior guard Madison Temple (Cincinnati, Ohio/Anderson) has been named a preseason first team All-American by the internet website D3hoops.com.
Last season she was the Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) Player of the Year and D3hoops.com All-Great Lakes Player of the Year as well as being named honorable mention WBCA All-American and first team D3hoops.com All-American.
Temple ranked fourth last season among all of Division III in assist-to-turnover ratio (2.74), sixth in total assists (170), 10th in points (574), 13th in field goals made (201), 15th in free throw percentage (.876) and 16th in field goal percentage (.556). She led Thomas More in scoring and rebounding, averaging 17.9 points and 7.0 rebounds per game. Temple scored her 1,000th career point on December 19 last season against Willamette College during the Hoop N’ Surf Classic in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Temple is ranked eighth in career points at Thomas More (1,408), fourth in assists (398), fifth in three-point field goals made (149), sixth in field goals made (540) and 10th in three-point field goals attempted (347).
Temple and the fifth-ranked Saints will open the 2018-19 season on November 9 when they travel to Wheaton, Illinois to play Wheaton at 7 p.m. Central/8 p.m. Eastern. Thomas More will open its home portion of the schedule on November 14 when it host Midway University at 7 p.m. inside the Connor Convocation Center in Crestview Hills, Kentucky.
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