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Rowland signs to play professionally in Russia

Former Saint Mary’s guard E.J. Rowland has signed to play with Russian side BC Khimki of the VTB United League.  He played last season at Hapoel Jerusalem in Israel, where he averaged 11.7 points, 3.1 rebounds, 3.9 assists and 1.5 … Continue reading

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O’Leary’s Spanish side earns spot in Eurocup finals

Former Saint Mary’s men’s basketball standout Ian O’Leary and his Herbalife Gran Canaria side have advanced to the championship final of the 2015 Eurocup after defeating Unics Kazan in a 2-game semifinal series. Gran Canaria will face Khimki Moscow after … Continue reading

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Pair of Gaels advance to Eurocup semifinals

Former Saint Mary’s basketball standouts E.J. Rowland and Ian O’Leary have led their professional teams to the semifinals of Eurocup, an international basketball competition. Rowland’s Banvit Bandirma side takes on Khimki Moscow Regio, while O’Leary’s Herbalife Gran Canaria plays Unics … Continue reading

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Watch Omar in German League playoffs tomorrow

Patrick Mills isn’t the only Gael still in contention for a championship ring.  Former Saint Mary’s center Omar Samhan and his ratiopharm Ulm side will battle EWE Baskets Oldenburg tomorrow at 11 a.m. (PT) in a deciding game 5 of … Continue reading

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Rowland’s VEF Riga side close to playoff finals victory

Former Saint Mary’s guard E.J. Rowland’s VEF Riga team is on the verge of winning the championship playoff series in the Latvian Basketball League finals. Riga defeated BC Ventspils 74-72 at home on Thursday to take a 2-1 series lead … Continue reading

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Rowland named League Most Valuable Player

Former Saint Mary’s and current VEF (Latvia) guard E.J. Rowland has been named 2012/13 VTB United League regular-season MVP. The announcement was made last week at an awards ceremony in Moscow. Four factors go into determining the regular-season MVP: A … Continue reading

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Jones scores 18 in Stelmet win in EuroCup

Former Saint Mary’s forward Rob Jones scored 18 points yesterday on 4-of-5 from the field and 3-of-4 behind the 3-point arc to lead Stelmet Zielona Gora to an 85-61 win over Belgian side Telenet Oostende in Group F play at … Continue reading

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