Stmarysca 88
Drake 73
Date of game: 12/5/2012

Recap: Drake vs. St Marys-CA

Des Moines, IA (Sports Network) - Matthew Dellavedova erupted for 31 points, leading five players in double figures, as the Saint Mary's Gaels posted a convincing 88-73 win over the Drake Bulldogs in non-conference action at the Drake Knapp Center.

Dellavedova converted 10-of-14 shots from the floor, including 4-of-5 behind the three-point line, and also handed out seven assists and cleared five rebounds as the Gaels (6-2) picked up their second straight win. Also scoring in double figures were Beau Levesque and James Walker III with 14 points apiece, followed by Brad Waldow and Jorden Page with 12 and 10 points, respectively.

The Bulldogs (3-4) were paced by Jeremy Jeffers who tallied 16 points off the bench, while Seth VanDeest and Ben Simons tacked on 15 and 11 points, respectively.

Drake led by a basket early, but the hosts ended up shooting a mere 31.0 percent from the floor, allowing SMC to move out to a 47-33 advantage at the break.

In the second half the Bulldogs picked up the pace with 54.5 percent accuracy from the field, but at the same time the Gaels were hitting on 54.2 percent of their attempts, en route to the double-digit decision.

Saint Mary's, which turned the ball over 21 times, won the battle of the boards, 38-20.

Game Notes

In the FCS Huddle: 2014 Patriot League Preview

Georgetown also underwent a head coaching change in the offseason, and, like Colgate, its Patriot League programs has continuity leading into the 2014 season. The Hoyas elevated assistant Rob Sgarlata to head coach after he served for 18 seasons as an assistant coach - the last nine under Kevin Kelly.

NASCAR News
Blaney steals Nationwide win from Busch at Bristol

Ryan Blaney claimed his second career win in the Nationwide Series after passing Kyle Busch for the lead following a restart with six laps to go in Friday night's Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

Villanueva among first wave of Eagles cuts

Defensive end Alejandro Villanueva and linebacker Jake Knott were among the first wave of cuts by the Philadelphia Eagles on Saturday.

Red Sox officially sign Cuban OF Castillo

The Boston Red Sox officially signed Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo to a seven-year major league contract on Saturday.

Giguere announces retirement

Jean-Sebastien Giguere, who patrolled NHL creases for 16 seasons and spent last year as a backup with the Colorado Avalanche, announced his retirement on Thursday.

Latest Sports Photos
Latest Sports Photos
0 Votes
a skydiver was injured when attempting to land in a pre game show at the Lookouts opening game on 4/3/2014

0 Votes
SEC Champions Alabama created by artist Ben Teeter S/N C.O.A. available for the dedicated Alabama fan!

1 Vote
first catch of the season looks like a good year

0 Votes
Gina McLeroy Spring City, TN

0 Votes
Our Son Brandon McLeroy MTSU Football 2011 Gina McLeroy Spring City TN

1 Vote
this is James Howard telling Gracie what to do.

0 Votes
Riverbend fun!

0 Votes
I nees a four letter word for the outside layer of a tree.

0 Votes
Cameron is a rising athlete. He has a God given talent for the game of football. This picture is of him stopping the ball carrier in our game in the ...

1 Vote
Our Lookout Valley 9/10 year old team went to a tournament in Knoxville called The Battle of the Rocky Top. They went throught the tournament undefeated and won the championship ...
Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.