Category Archives: Men’s Basketball

Delly & Patty lead Boomers to Olympic qualifying victory

Australia’s point guard duo of Matthew Dellavedova and Patty Mills along with David Andersen have carried the Boomers to a 71-59 victory against the New Zealand Tall Blacks in Game 1 of the 2015 FIBA Oceania Championship. The back court … Continue reading

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Former SMC hoops stars making waves in SEABL

As the SEABL regular season winds down, a couple of former Saint Mary’s men’s basketball standouts are among the league’s top statistical performers. Center Ben Allen ranks third in the league in rebounding with an average of 10.4 per game for … Continue reading

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Former SMC guard takes part in Pacific Games

Former Saint Mary’s guard Paul McCoy represented American Samoa at the 2015 Pacific Games recently in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.  According to tournament scoresheets, the Portland, Ore. native averaged 16.5 points per game (including outbursts of 22 and 32 points … Continue reading

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McConnell, Suns play for NBA Summer League title tonight

Former West Coast Conference Player of the Year Mickey McConnell and the Phoenix Suns will face the San Antonio Spurs tonight at 6 p.m. (PT) in the championship game of the NBA’s Summer League in Las Vegas. The game will be … Continue reading

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New Saint Mary’s Magazine Filled With Sports

The summer edition of Saint Mary’s Magazine hit the rack today and gave fans of SMC athletics plenty of reading to catch up on. A story on Saint Mary’s catcher Ian McLoughlin that debuted on SMCGaels.com appears as a feature … Continue reading

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Hodgson signs contract with Adelaide 36ers

Former Saint Mary’s center Matthew Hodgson has signed a 2-year contract to play for the Adelaide 36ers of Australia’s National Basketball League, according to a press release from the team. He joins another former Gael, Lucas Walker, on the 36ers … Continue reading

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Holt, McConnell named to NBA Summer League rosters

Former Saint Mary’s basketball standouts Stephen Holt and Mickey McConnell will take part in the NBA’s annual Summer League in Las Vegas after accepting invitations from the Atlanta Hawks and Phoenix Suns, respectively. Holt played last season with the Canton Charge, … Continue reading

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