Town Of Moraga

Saint Mary's College Gaels Join March Madness

The Saint Mary’s College (SMC) Men’s Basketball team received an invitation to the NCAA tournament, seeded #7 in the West Regional bracket played in Salt Lake City, UT. The Gaels left Moraga on March 14 with a lively send off from campus and a police escort. They won their first game 85-77 against #10 seed VCU, advancing to play #2 seed Arizona before losing 69-60. The team returned home on Sunday, March 19 with another police escort and a warm welcome from students, faculty, staff, and Town officials. A noted SMC alumnus Matthew Dellavedova, currently a professional basketball player for the Milwaukee Bucks, was also present to welcome the team and congratulate them on a great season.

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