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MBK| Saint Mary's vs. Gonzaga - Postgame Notes
Release: Sunday 03/11/2013 
by SMC Athletics

#21 Saint Mary's vs. #1 Gonzaga
March 11, 2013  *  Orleans Arena, Las Vegas
Postgame Notes

  • Saint Mary's is now 27-6 on the season.
  • Matthew Dellavedova became the school's all-time leader in games played with 134.  He is also the school's career leader in scoring, made and attempted 3-point field goals, assists and games started.
  • Saint Mary's is now 7-3 in WCC Tournament games at the Orleans Arena and 9-4 in all games in the facility.
  • SMC seniors Matthew Dellavedova, Mitchell Young and Tim Williams advanced to the West Coast Conference Championships title game in each of their seasons in Moraga.
  • Today's game marked the fifth-straight season Saint Mary's and Gonzaga played in the WCC Championship final - all in Las Vegas at the Orleans Arena.
  • Today's game also marked the 15th time Saint Mary's and Gonzaga have played each other over the last five seasons.
  • Brad Waldow was named to the WCC's All-Tournament Team.
  • Saint Mary's shot .357 from the field in the game, marking the lowest percentage for a single game this season.
  • Matthew Dellavedova's two points was a season low.  He now has 1,901 career points, which is the school's all-time leader.
  • Dellavedova handed out seven assists, which gives him 212 for the season - equals the second-highest single-season total at Saint Mary's, his mark set last season.  The record for assists in a season is 213 by Nick Pappageorge from 1976-77.