Scores

Final

Saint Mary's 73

(18-3, 6-0 WCC)

Gonzaga 71

(13-8, 3-3 WCC)

Coverage: ESPN2/WatchESPN

11:00 PM ET, January 27, 2011

McCarthey Athletic Center, Spokane, Washington

1 2 T
SMC 35 3873
GONZ 37 3471

Top Performers

Saint Mary's: M. McConnell 27 Pts, 4 Reb, 6 Ast

Gonzaga: S. Dower 15 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

St. Mary's gets first win at Gonzaga since 1995

Associated Press

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Mickey McConnell scored 27 points, including the game-winning 10-footer, to give Saint Mary's a 73-71 victory over Gonzaga -- its first win in Spokane since 1995.

McConnell scored 10 of the final 11 points for Saint Mary's (18-3, 6-0 West Coast Conference). He was 10 of 17 shooting, including 4 of 5 from 3-point range. Matt Dellavedova and Rob Jones added 15 points apiece for the Gaels.

Gonzaga (13-8, 3-3) was led by Elias Harris and Robert Sacre with 17 points apiece. Sam Dower had 15 points off the bench, and Steven Gray added 14.

Saint Mary's handed Gonzaga its first three-game WCC losing streak since the 1997 season. It's the second home loss for Gonzaga this season, in a building where it has won 85 of 91 games.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
SMC
GONZ
Points 73 71
FG Made-Attempted 28-58 (.483) 25-56 (.446)
3P Made-Attempted 8-23 (.348) 5-13 (.385)
FT Made-Attempted 9-13 (.692) 16-20 (.800)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
Largest Lead 6 9

2010-11 Season

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» Jan 27, 2011 SMC 73, @GONZ 71Recap
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