Patrick Mills Expected To Miss Four Weeks For #18 Saint Mary’s
Mills scored 18 points in 17 minutes against the Bulldogs as he tied a school record making six 3-pointers in the first half. Following the injury, which came with 3:06 left on the first half clock, Mills was unable to continue and did not play in the second half of the game. Saint Mary’s led 34-28 at the time of the injury, and the Gaels led 39-33 at halftime.
Mills is the Gaels’ leading scorer, averaging 18.7 points per game while shooting 42.4 percent from the floor and 36.2 percent from 3-point land. He is also the team’s leader in assists (77) and steals (47).
Saint Mary’s will continue West Coast Conference action on Saturday when the No. 18/22 Gaels travel to Portland. The game between SMC and the Pilots will tip-off at 6 p.m. from the Chiles Center and will be televised on Comcast SportsNet California.