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Boomers keep rolling, face Serbia in Olympic semifinals

Behind the 39 points of former Saint Mary’s stars Patrick Mills (24) and Matthew Dellavedova (15), the Australian National Team convincingly defeated Lithuania 90-64 to advanced to the Olympic semifinals. The win places the men in the semifinals for the first time … Continue reading

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Boomers headed to Olympic quarterfinals

After finishing just one point behind Team USA in Group A, the Australian National Team, led by former Saint Mary’s guards Patrick Mills and Matthew Dellavedova, have advanced to the quarterfinals at the Rio Olympic Games. The Boomers will face Lithuania, … Continue reading

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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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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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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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