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MBK | No. 11 Gaels Host No. 12 Zags in Top-15 Battle

Feb. 9, 2018

Game 27: No. 12/11 Gonzaga (22-4, 12-1 WCC), Saturday, Feb. 10, 7:00 p.m. PST
McKeon Pavilion (Capacity 3,500)
All-time Series: 30-66
Talent: Roxy Bernstein (PxP), Sean Farnham (Analyst)
Stream: WatchESPN
Audio: TuneIn Radio (Saint Mary’s IMG Sports Network)
Live Stats | TuneIn | Live Stream
SMC Game Notes

Rally Towel
The first 1,000 fans in attendance will receive a rally towel presented by T-Mobile.

3 Quick Bites
Saint Mary’s extends program record win streak to 19 games. Currently longest active win-streak in the country. No. 11 ranking in AP Poll is highest ever in program history.

The Gaels have won 17 consecutive conference games, second longest active streak in the country (Vermont leads with 31 in AEC).

Saint Mary’s has won 16 straight home games, tied-third longest streak in program history.

1,500 and 700 Club?
With currently 1,487 points and 755 career rebounds, Jock Landale can become just the fifth Gael to have at least 1,500 points, 700 rebounds for his career.

Omar Samhan: 1,848 points/ 1,107 rebs
Brad Waldow: 1,743/ 900
Diamon Simpson: 1,603/1,130
Robert Haugen: 1,502/ 730

Leading the Nation
With Purdue’s loss to Ohio State, Saint Mary’s now holds the nation’s longest active win streak at 19 games. The previous longest win streak in Gaels history was 15 games in 2008-09.

Number to Know: 237
Jock Landale leads the country with 237 total field-goals made, while Emmett Naar leads the country with 237 total assists.

Naar Now Number 1
With now 769 career assists, Naar is first in the Gaels record book for most assists. Naar is second in the country in APG (9.1). The senior has posted at least seven assists 22 times this season.

1. Trae Young (Oklahoma): 9.3 per game
2. Emmett Naar (Saint Mary’s): 9.1
3. Darrian Ringo (Miami Ohio): 7.6

Naar has 10 double-digit assist nights this season, tying him with BYU’s Kyle Collinsworth (2015-16) most most double digit assist games in a single season in WCC history.

About the Zags
The Bulldogs have won 21 straight WCC games on the road, the longest active streak in the country. GU’s last loss to a West Coast Conference opponent on the road was at Saint Mary’s, 70-67, on Jan. 21, 2016.

The Zags have won 34 of their last 35 road games in conference play. If you include the West Coast Conference Tournament, the Bulldogs have won 43 of their last 44 road or neutral league contests. Since 2014-15, GU is 32-1 in WCC road games.



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