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Gaels’ Australian Pipeline Featured on ESPN.com

The Saint Mary’s men’s basketball team’s long Australian lineage was featured in a story on ESPN.com Friday, titled — “Saint Mary’s Australian Connection Keeps Growing” The story covers the beginning of the Gaels’ Australian connection with head coach Randy Bennett‘s arrival and … Continue reading

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Aussies advance to quarterfinals at FIBA U19 World Championships

The Australian U19 National Team, which includes three incoming Saint Mary’s freshmen, has advanced to the quarterfinals at the FIBA U19 World Championships in Greece after racing past Tunisia 93-64 today in the final game of group play. The Emus … Continue reading

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Gaels get plenty of publicity in Australia

The Australian media has been kind to the Gaels over the years, particularly with the large number of players from Down Under that have matriculated to Saint Mary’s in the last decade. Today, Melbourne-based newspaper The Age has a great … Continue reading

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Pineau double-double helps push Aussies into FIBA semis

Saint Mary’s hoops signee Dane Pineau registered a double-double with 13 points and 13 rebounds to help lead the Australian U19 National Team to an 87-76 quarterfinal victory over Spain at the FIBA U19 World Championships today in Prague, Czech … Continue reading

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