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Hard-Playing Saint Mary’s Grad Dellavedova Becomes Cult Hero In Cleveland

The star player for Saint Mary’s College of California has become a cult hero in Cleveland, where his play has endeared “Delly” to teammates and fans who relate to his approach and undrafted underdog story.


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Saint Mary’s Announces All-Star Game Featuring Basketball Program’s Best

Fans of the Saint Mary’s basketball are in for a treat this summer as some of the biggest names in the school’s athletic history return for a the Gales Basketball All-Star Classic, a matchup of the programs brightest stars.


Head coach Randy Bennett of the Saint Mary's Gaels grabs his players, Stephen Holt #14 and Matthew Dellavedova #4, during the championship game of the West Coast Conference Basketball tournament against the Gonzaga Bulldogs at the Orleans Arena March 11, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Gonzaga won 65-51. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)

Gonzaga Beats St. Mary’s 75-47 To Close WCC Season

Sam Dower, Jr. bounced back from one of his worst performances of the season with 15 points and 10 rebounds as part of Gonzaga’s 75-47 win over St. Mary’s on Saturday.


Matthew Dellavedova #4 of Saint Mary's College. (Eric Francis/Getty Images)

Dellavadova Lifts Saint Mary’s To New Heights

From the moment he arrived at Saint Mary’s as a shaggy-haired freshman from Australia with a multicolored mouth guard and an old-school game, it was clear Matthew Dellavedova would be something special.


Rob Jones #22 of the St. Mary's Gaels drives against Lewis Jackson #23 of the Purdue Boilermakers during the second round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at CenturyLink Center on March 16, 2012 in Omaha, Nebraska. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Saint Mary’s Gaels Men’s Basketball Under NCAA Investigation

The Saint Mary’s College men’s basketball program is being investigated for possible recruiting violations, according to a published reports.


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Saint Mary’s Confident Heading To NCAA Tournament

After missing the NCAA Tournament last year, the Saint Mary’s men’s basketball team is looking for a bit more success as they are headed off to Omaha for their first game on Friday.


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Bennett Builds Consistent Winner At Saint Mary’s

As the banners were unveiled celebrating Saint Mary’s double conference title to kick off a Selection Sunday celebration, there were more fans on hand at McKeon Pavilion than the Gaels drew for games in coach Randy Bennett’s first season at the school.


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Saint Mary’s Lands 7th Seed In NCAA Tournament

With an automatic bid to the NCAA tournament already assured, Saint Mary’s could remain relaxed even as 62 teams were called ahead of them in the 68-team field.


Matthew Dellavedova, Saint Mary's Gaels,

Saint Mary’s Starts Slowly; Cruises To Win Over Northern Iowa, 57-41

Matthew Dellavedova scored 11 points, Rob Jones added 10 and 10 rebounds and Saint Mary’s overcame a sluggish start to beat Northern Iowa 57-41 on Monday night.


St. Mary's players players react to being left out of the NCAA Tournament

St. Mary’s Snubbed By NCAA Tournament Selection Committee

St. Mary’s fell just short of winning the West Coast Conference’s automatic bid to the NCAA tournament last week, and the Gaels watched in agony Sunday as 68 other teams were invited to the dance.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–03/14/2011