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2018 Schedule
29-5, 2nd in WCC
Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports
6dJeff Borzello

Saint Mary's moves on after Jock Landale era

The Gaels will have big shoes to fill next season as they prepare for the departures of their All-American big man and their underrated point guard.

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

With the first round of the NCAA tournament about to tip off, here's one more quick look at the 30 *best* teams in college basketball, according to BPI. All but two earned a berth.

Ford goes spin cycle twice and finishes with a layup (0:35)
Thurman James / CSM

NCAA snubs USC, Notre Dame among NIT field

USC, Notre Dame, Baylor and Saint Mary's, snubbed by the NCAA tournament selection committee, are the No. 1 seeds for the National Invitation Tournament.

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7dJeff Goodman

Mid-major coaches: Deck stacked against us

Middle Tennessee coach Kermit Davis and Saint Mary's coach Randy Bennett told ESPN on Sunday that the new quadrant system makes it more difficult for mid-majors to make the NCAA tournament.

Bilas sites strength of schedule as Saint Mary's downfall (0:56)
Childs leads BYU to win over Saint Mary's (0:44)
Butler says 'anything can happen' in BYU-Gonzaga championship (1:11)

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

This is going to be a rough wait until Selection Sunday for Saint Mary's. Their at-large resume is basically one win at Gonzaga, a gaudy record (including a great record away from home) and very solid predictive/quality metrics.

Childs throws it down for BYU (0:19)

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

After a couple of upsets en route to its Big Ten title, Michigan has jumped up to 14th in BPI's latest rankings. Florida also a big mover in the last week.

Hermanson nails 3 straight 3s to boost Saint Mary's' lead (0:47)

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

Villanova currently leads BPI's rankings, just edging out Virginia by 0.1 points per game.

Mid-major contenders for Wooden Award (1:38)

Paul Sabin ESPN Analytics 

A month ago Trae Young had a large gap after him in our opponent adjusted win shares metric. He still leads in the metric but Jock Landale, Jalen Brunson, Devonte Graham, Jevon Carter, and Keita Bates-Diop have almost caught up.


San Francisco rallies to upset No. 15 Saint Mary's 70-63

Frankie Ferrari made a key 3-pointer as part of a big San Francisco run late in the second half, and then added a clinching layup with 58.5 seconds remaining, and the Dons held on to beat No. 15 Saint Mary's 70-63 on Thursday.

Clutch 3 extends San Francisco's lead (0:15)

Team Stats

Points Per Game77.379th
Rebounds Per Game33.6269th
Assists Per Game15.6Tied-55th
Points Allowed63.912th

Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record5-9
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances9