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Boomers off to a solid start with Gaels at the helm

Behind the game-high 21 points of Patrick Mills and the 10 assists from Matthew Dellavedova, the Australian National Team claimed a convincing 87-66 win over world ranked No. 5 France on the opening day of basketball competition at the Rio … Continue reading

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Boomers set for South America pre-Olympics trip

Former Saint Mary’s guards Matthew Dellavedova and Patrick Mills will lead the rest of their Australian National Team mates in a trip to South America for pre-Olympic warm up games this month. The helloworld Boomers will head to South America … Continue reading

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SMC hoops signee selected to Aussie national side

Basketball Australia today announced that Saint Mary’s signee Dane Pineau is included in the Aussie Under 19 Men’s National Team that will play in a four nation event in China next month as part of the program’s preparation for the … Continue reading

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Boomers roll to another victory over Greece

In a game the Basketball Australia called “a rollicking 40-point victory,” the Aussie Boomers rolled to a 91-51 win over Greece in the second of a three-game Olympic preparation exhibition series in Melbourne.  Patrick Mills scored eight points in 18 … Continue reading

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Dellavedova looks to impress at Aussie Olympic team camp

Saint Mary’s rising senior Matthew Dellavedova is currently in Australia preparing for a June 3-8 Boomers training camp in Perth that will help determine the team that participates in the London Olympic Games. Patty Mills and Aussie coach Brett Brown, on … Continue reading

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Caporn discusses his international hoops summer experience

Saint Mary’s assistant men’s basketball coach Adam Caporn spent the summer serving Basketball Australia as an assistant coach for the team that represented the country in two events in China – the Four Nations Tournament and the World University Games. … Continue reading

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More on Mills’ move to Melbourne

In case you missed the news over the weekend, former Saint Mary’s guard Patrick Mills signed a professional contract with the Melbourne Tigers of Australia’s National Basketball League (NBL).  Mills, a vital member of the Boomers squad that will face New … Continue reading

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