Saint Mary's Steps into the Limelight
After a 61-52 victory over Cal on Friday, Nov. 12, the Saint Mary's men basketball team is headed to Madison Square Garden to compete in the Championship round of the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic. The Gaels will play against the No. 23-ranked Memphis Tigers on Thursday, Nov. 18 at 4 p.m. (7 p.m. EST), which will air on ESPN2. They will then play the No. 6-ranked Syracuse Orangemen or the No. 12-ranked Mississippi State Bulldogs on Friday night. The consolation game of the championship round will begin at 4 p.m. (7 p.m. EST) and the championship game will begin at 6 p.m. (9 p.m. EST). Both games can be seen on ESPN2 as well.
ESPN senior writer Andy Katz gives the Saint Mary's men's basktball team some major coverage heading into the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic Championship round this week.