Tag Archives: Australia

Mills scores 29 for Aussie Boomers in decisive win

Former Saint Mary’s guards Patrick Mills and Matthew Dellavedova were finally on display at the same time as the Australian National Team claimed a decisive 93-63 win over a side that consisted of college all-stars from the Pac-12 Conference last night. Mills scored … Continue reading

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Mills shares his heritage with Boomers teammates

Former Saint Mary’s star and current San Antonio Spurs guard Patrick Mills recently organized a bonding experience visit for his National Team teammates to Uluru, Australia to share his aboriginal heritage.  While on the trip, the Boomers introduced a basketball court, built with … Continue reading

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Gaels lead Emerging Boomers to 6-0 record in China

With former SMC guard and assistant coach Adam Caporn assuming head coaching duties, a team of emerging national team players led Australia to a 6-0 record in a recent trip to China. Former SMC forward Clint Steindl and current rising … Continue reading

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Kickert added to Aussie Olympic Team camp

Former Saint Mary’s basketball star Daniel Kickert has been added to the training camp roster for the Australian National Team as it prepares for the upcoming Rio Olympics. Most of the current 18-man roster has assembled in Melbourne to begin its training … Continue reading

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Naar, Pineau, Landale earn all-Aussie honors

Saint Mary’s Australian men’s basketball players Emmett Naar, Dane Pineau and Jock Landale were included on various All-Australian Team honors by Aussie hoops website The Pick And Roll. Naar was named to the publication’s first team, while Pineau earned second … Continue reading

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Gaels featured on NBL postseason awards

Several former Saint Mary’s men’s basketball players featured prominently on Australia’s National Basketball League postseason honors, the league announced . Daniel Kickert was named to the All-NBL first tea, while Stephen Holt earned second team honors.  Clint Steindl was honored … Continue reading

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Samhan headed Down Under

Former Saint Mary’s center Omar Samhan is joining the legion of Gaels playing professional basketball in Australia.  The San Ramon native signed to play for the North West Tall Timbers Thunder and is expected to join the team in early February. He … Continue reading

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