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Beck named to New Zealand squad for Olympic qualifying tournament

Saint Mary’s rising junior women’s basketball guard Stella Beck has been selected as one of 12 players named to the New Zealand National Team that will play in a FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament in France next week. Beck, who led the West … Continue reading

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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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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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FIBA U19 World Championships to feature @SMCGaels signees

In less than two weeks, three Saint Mary’s men’s basketball signees will showcase their talents on a worldwide stage when the FIBA U19 World Championships begin in Greece. Future Gaels Kyle Clark, Jordan Hunter and Tanner Krebs are included on … Continue reading

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Aussies take fourth at U19 World Championships

Saint Mary’s signee Dane Pineau scored 20 points and grabbed a game-high 17 rebounds (3rd-highest single game total in the tournament), but it wasn’t enough as Australia dropped a hard-fought 106-100 decision to highly-regarded Lithuania in the bronze medal game … 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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Pineau, Aussies into quarterfinals at FIBA U19 Worlds

Saint Mary’s signee Dane Pineau and the Australian National Team defeated Russia today to qualify for Friday’s quarterfinal round at the 2013 FIBA U19 World Championships in Prague, Czech Republic. The Aussies, which finished fourth in Group F, will face … Continue reading

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