Saint Mary’s (Cal) 86, San Francisco St. 52
Rob Jones had 10 points and 12 rebounds as Saint Mary’s routed
San Francisco State 86-52 on Sunday.
Saint Mary’s (3-1) advanced to Monday’s championship game of the
Shamrock Classic against the winner of Sunday’s game between
Jacksonville State and Weber State.
Jones posted his fourth double-double for the Gaels, who played
their second non-Division I opponent. San Francisco State is a
Division II program. Saint Mary’s defeated NAIA opponent Fresno
Pacific in the season opener.
Steven Holt, Jorden Page and Clint Steindl each had 14 points to
lead the Gaels. Matthew Dellavedova had a season-high eight assists
for Saint Mary’s.
James Albright led the Gators (1-4) with 16 points.
The Gaels played without starting center Mitchell Young, who is
sidelined with a pulled groin.