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Former Gaels hoops stars face off in NBL opener

In a story that we’ll see throughout the season, especially with as many as eight Gaels playing professionally in Australia, last night’s National Basketball League season opener between Melbourne and Townsville looked like a Saint Mary’s alumni game. Stephen Holt … Continue reading

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Steindl, Walker Sign New NBL Contracts

Two former Saint Mary’s men’s basketball players continue to thrive professionally in their home country with the recent news that Clint Steindl has re-signed with the Townsville Crocodiles and Lucas Walker has inked a deal with the Adelaide 36ers ahead of … Continue reading

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Townsville Crocodiles sign Mitchell Young

The Townsville Crocodiles have announced their first player signing for the 2015/16 NBL season, securing the services of former Saint Mary’s forward Mitchell Young on a 2-year contract. Last season Young was part of the Cairns Taipans’ historical line-up, helping … Continue reading

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Young earns QBL Player of the Week

Former Saint Mary’s forward Mitchell Young earned Queensland Basketball League (QBL) Player of the Week following a pair of solid performances last weekend. Playing for the Cairns Marlins, he scored 31 points, shot 93.3 percent from the field and added 16 rebounds, one … Continue reading

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SMC hoops looking forward to playing some familiar faces

After spending their last day in Melbourne on Saturday, the Saint Mary’s team will depart tomorrow for Gold Coast in Queensland for the last two games of its tour to Australia.  The team will see a couple of friendly faces … Continue reading

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Steindl, Young earn silver medals at World University Games

After battling through late deficits in its previous two victories, Australia wasn’t able to overcome Russia in front of its home crowd in the gold medal men’s basketball game at the World University Games in Kazan, Russia today. The Aussies … Continue reading

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Steindl, Young help push Aussies to medal round at Games

Clint Steindl scored a game-high 21 points on 9-for-11 shooting to lead Australia to a 131-43 romp over United Arab Emirates in Group C play at the World University Games in Kazan, Russia. With the victory, the Aussies advance to … Continue reading

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