Former Chess Champion Now The King Of Saint Mary's BackcourtThe pieces are all falling into place for the Saint Mary’s basketball team this season, and they’re falling to Jordan Ford’s side of the chess board – much to his teammates’ chagrin.
No. 5 Gonzaga Beats No. 21 Saint Mary'sZach Collins said No. 5 Gonzaga wanted to make a statement against No. 21 Saint Mary'
Conference Championship Week Preview/Picks: Horizon, Summit, NEC, WCCFour more bids are up for grabs this evening. What you need to know heading into the match-ups.
USF Unable To Hold Off BYU In WCC SemifinalsSan Francisco (21-11) fought back several times, including a late run in overtime. Matt Glover hit a 3-pointer with 28 seconds left and the Dons had a shot to tie after Winder made 1 of 2 free throws, but Avry Holmes missed a fadeaway jumper just before the buzzer.
Gonzaga Overpowers Saint Mary's In WCC SemisDavid Stockton had 21 points, Sam Dower Jr. added 12 points and nine rebounds, and Gonzaga advanced to the WCC final for the 17th straight year with a 70-54 win over Saint Mary's Monday night.
No. 1 Gonzaga Rolls Over Saint Mary’s In WCC TournamentGonzaga bolstered its case for a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament by routing Saint Mary's 65-51 in the West Coast Conference final Monday night.
Santa Clara Stunned By Loyola Marymount In WCC TourneyLoyola Marymount continued its surprising run through the West Coast Conference tournament as Anthony Ireland hit the go-ahead basket with 5.2 seconds remaining Friday night in a 60-58 victory over Santa Clara.
USF Falls To Loyola Marymount In WCC TournamentCole Dickerson had 23 points and 18 rebounds for the No. 5 seed Dons (14-16), and his tip-in with 9 seconds left sent the game to overtime.
Saint Mary's Blows Out Pepperdine In 87-48 WinMatthew Dellavedova scored 25 points, including five 3-pointers, to lead Saint Mary's to its 13th win in 14 games, 87-48 over Pepperdine on Wednesday night.
Dellavedova Leads Saint Mary's Past BYUMatthew Dellavedova was a thorn in BYU's side for the second time this season, scoring 20 points as Saint Mary's defeated the Cougars 64-57 Thursday night.
USF Beats Buzzer To Defeat Loyola MarymountCody Doolin's layup with 0.5 seconds left thwarted a second-half rally and gave San Francisco a 61-59 win Thursday night over Loyola Marymount.
Santa Clara Falls To No. 3 Gonzaga In RoutThe third-ranked Zags jumped out to an early lead and ran past Santa Clara 85-42 on Wednesday night.
Saint Mary's Falls To No. 5 Gonzaga At HomeMatthew Dellavedova scored 19 of his 22 points in the first half and Stephen Holt added 17 for the Gaels.
Santa Clara Closes Out San DiegoMarc Trasolini scored 17 points on 7-of-12 shooting, grabbed 10 rebounds and Santa Clara used a 20-12 run over the final 8 minutes to defeat San Diego 61-52 on Thursday night.
Big Second Half Not Enough, USF Falls To Portland Chris Adams and Cole Dickerson finished with 17 points apiece for San Francisco.