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St. Mary’s College Basketball Hit With Penalties for Recruiting Violations

March 1, 2013 | 8:40 am

St. Mary’s College Basketball Hit With Penalties for Recruiting Violations

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Update 9:15 a.m.: St. Mary’s College men’s basketball program–enjoying another dominating season under Coach Randy Bennett–has been hit with sanctions by the NCAA for failing to monitor recruiting for the team. Penalties, which focus on the team’s recruiting of overseas players–the team has established a now semi-legendary pipeline to Australian hoops talent–include four years of […]

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March 16, 2012 | 7:53 pm

St. Mary’s Loses to Purdue

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) Purdue made it through its NCAA opener again, but Saint Mary’s made it interesting. Lewis Jackson made the go-ahead free throws with 22.8 seconds left after the Gaels had rallied from 11 points down late to take their first lead, and the Boilermakers won 72-69 in the Midwest Regional on Friday night. […]

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St. Mary’s Tries to Hang On to 2012 Hoops Dream

February 23, 2012 | 10:00 am

St. Mary’s Tries to Hang On to 2012 Hoops Dream

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Back in early February—all of three weeks ago—the world looked a little different to the St. Mary’s College men’s basketball program. The team had won 21 of its 23 games, had vanquished West Coast Conference nemesis Gonzaga, and was enjoying some of its highest-ever national rankings: 16th in the Associated Press Top 25 and 13th […]

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