Two prominent national stories, by the New York Times—on the front page of its sports section—and USA Today, address the scrappy play of Cleveland Cavaliers backup point guard and former Gael Matthew "Delly" Dellavedova.
With recent standout careers as undergraduates at Pac-12 schools—Stanford University and University of Washington—Aaron Bright and Desmond Simmons will join the Saint Mary’s men’s basketball program in the fall looking for one more opportunity to show their skills on the hardwood.
What: Current Saint Mary's Gael and senior Matthew "Delly" Dellavedova and SMC alumnus Patrick "Patty" Mills and the Australian National Team will capture the sporting world’s attention tomorrow at 2:15 p.m. (PT) when they face the United States Dream Team squad led by Kobe Bryant, LeBron James and Kevin Durant in the quarterfinals of the London Olympics.
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It has been another great year for the intercollegiate athletics program at Saint Mary's. From the men's basketball team's first West coast Conference regular-season title since 1997 to the women's tennis team's second straight invitation to the NCAA tournament, the Gaels continue to turn in stirring performances.