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The Greatest Saint Mary's Basketball Players of All Time

Updated November 5, 2019 732 votes 164 voters 4.4k views30 items

List RulesUpvote the best basketball players in Gaels history based only on the player's college career.

Saint Mary's basketball fans, we’re ranking the best Saint Mary's Gaels of all-time. This list of Saint Mary's basketball players includes current and former players, along with the seasons played with the college. Featuring All-Americans, players in the NBA, and school legends who had their jerseys retired, the top players from Saint Mary's College men's basketball team history include Matthew Dellavedova, Brian Shaw, Patty Mills, and Eric Schraeder. Who is the best Saint Mary's Gael ever?

Vote up the ones you think are the greatest Saint Mary's basketball players in Gaels history. Feel free to add any Gael freshmen, NBA rookies, or Saint Mary's alumni missing from the list.

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    Patty Mills

    Point guard

    Age32

    BirthplaceCanberra, Australia

    Number8

    TeamsSan Antonio Spurs

    2007–2009

    Patrick Sammy Mills (born 11 August 1988) is an Australian professional basketball player for...  more

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    #158 of 265 The Top 100+ NBA Players Today#127 of 150 The Greatest Point Guards in NBA History

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    Matthew Dellavedova

    Point guard / Shooting guard

    Age30

    BirthplaceMaryborough, Australia

    Number18

    TeamsCleveland Cavaliers

    2009–2013

    Matthew William Dellavedova (born 8 September 1990) is an Australian professional basketball...  more

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    #65 of 329 The Most Obnoxious Athletes#25 of 54 The Most Hated Active NBA Players

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    1983–1985

    Brian Keith Shaw (born March 22, 1966) is an American former professional basketball player...  more
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    Omar Samhan

    Center

    Age31

    BirthplaceSan Ramon, California

    2006–2010

    Omar Hassan Samhan (born November 3, 1988) is an American-Egyptian professional basketball...  more
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    E. J. Rowland

    2003–2005

    Earl Jerrod "E. J." Rowland (born May 18, 1983) is an American-born Bulgarian professional...  more
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    Jock Landale (born October 25, 1995) is an Australian college basketball player, currently a...  more
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    Daniel Kickert

    2002–2006

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    Joe Coleman

    Guard

    Age26

    BirthplaceMinneapolis, Minnesota

    2014–2015

    Joe Coleman is a basketball player for the Minnesota Golden Gophers men's basketball team....  more
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    Mickey McConnell

    2007–2011

    Richard Barton "Mickey" McConnell is an American professional basketball player who currently...  more
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    David Carter

    1985–1989

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    Diamon Simpson

    Power forward

    Age31

    BirthplaceCalifornia

    2005–2009

    Diamon Simpson is an American professional basketball player who plays for CB Estudiantes in...  more
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    Ali Peek

    1992–1995

    Albert Henry "Ali" Peek (born February 13, 1975) is a Filipino-American retired professional...  more
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    Mitchell Young

    2009–2013

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    8
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    Peter Thibeaux

    1979-1983

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    Eric Schraeder

    1995–1999

    Eric Schraeder is a retired American basketball player. He played professionally in Sweden and...  more
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    Frédéric Adjiwanou

    2002–2005

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    12
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    Adam Caporn

    2001–2003

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    Matt Hodgson

    2012–2014

    Matt Hodgson is a basketball player who plays for Saint Mary's Gaels men's basketball team....
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    Tom Meschery

    Power forward

    Age82

    BirthplaceHarbin, China

    TeamsPhiladelphia Warriors, Seattle Supersonics, San Francisco Warriors

    1958–1961

    Thomas Nicholas Meschery (born Tomislav Nikolayevich Meshcheryakov (Russian: Томислав...  more
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    Frank Kudelka

    1946–1949

    Frank Carl Kudelka, nicknamed Apples, was an American National Basketball Association player....  more
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    Clint Steindl

    2008–2012

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    9

    Mahershala Ali

    1994-1996 

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    Garrett Jackson

    2013–2015

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    Steve Gray

    1960-1963

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    Ron Livingstone

    Center

    AgeDec. at 66 (1925-1991)

    TeamsBaltimore Bullets, Philadelphia Warriors

    1946–1947

    George Ronald "Ron" Livingstone was an American professional basketball player. Livingstone...  more