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MBK | Saint Mary's 69, San Diego 66 - Postgame Notes
Release: Monday 03/09/2013 
by SMC Athletics

Saint Mary's 69, San Diego 66
Postgame Notes
Saturday, March 9, 2013  *  Las Vegas, Nev. (Orleans Arena)

  • Saint Mary's is now 27-5 on the season.
  • Senior Matthew Dellavedova moved into a tie for the school's career record for games started.  He has 133 in his four seasons, which equals Omar Samhan's previous mark from 2006-10.
  • Dellavedova moved into 3rd place in single-season assists.  He now has 205 this season.  The record is 213 by Nick Pappageorge in 1976-77, followed by Dellavedova's 212 last season.
  • Dellavedova also moved past the 1,900 mark for career scoring.  He now has 1,902 points in his career and is the Gaels all-time leader.
  • Saint Mary's moved to 4-1 this season in games decided by five points or fewer. 
  • Saint Mary's advanced to the WCC title game for the fifth-straight season - all against Gonzaga.
  • Brad Waldow set a career-high with 23 points and tied his career-best with 16 rebounds.  Both were season highs.
  • Waldow's 23 points, 16-rebound performance marked his second double-double of the season and fifth of his career.
  • Saint Mary's won all three games this season against San Diego.
  • Brad Waldow's 16 rebounds was the most ever for a Gael in a WCC Tournament game.