Honors Go to Men's Basketball Coach Bennett and Guard Mickey McConnell
Key members of the men's basketball team received top honors this week. Coach Randy Bennett was named assistant coach for the 2011 USA Basketball Men's U19 World Championship Team. The USA team will play in the 2011 FIBA U19 World Championship June 30 - July 10 in Liepaja and Riga, Latvia.
The Gaels' coach was also named WCC Coach of the Year and senior guard Mickey McConnell was honored as Player of the Year. The last tine Saint Mary's earned both of the WCC's top individual honors was 52 years ago (LaRoy Doss and Jim Weaver, 1958-59).