Saint Mary's Gaels women's basketball

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Saint Mary's Gaels
2016–17 Saint Mary's Gaels women's basketball team
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University Saint Mary's College of California
Conference West Coast Conference
Location Moraga, California
Arena McKeon Pavilion
(Capacity: 3,500)
Nickname Gaels
Colors Navy, Red, and Silver[1]
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Home jersey
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Team colours
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Away jersey
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Team colours

NCAA Tournament Round of 32
NCAA Tournament appearances
1999, 2001
Conference tournament champions
1999, 2001
Conference regular season champions
1989, 1990, 2001

The Saint Mary's Gaels women's basketball team represents Saint Mary's College in Moraga, California, competing in the West Coast Conference of the NCAA. The team plays home games in the McKeon Pavilion. They compete in the West Coast Conference.[2]


Saint Mary's began play in 1978. They moved to Division I play in 1987. They have won the WCC Tournament twice (1999, 2001) and the regular season title thrice (1989, 1990, 2001). They made it to the Second Round of the 2001 NCAA Tournament after beating Texas 68-64. They lost to Tennessee 92-75 in the ensuing Second Round. They made the WNIT in 2000, 2002, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015. As of the end of the 2015-16 season, the Gaels have an all-time record of 657-448.[3][4]


  1. ^ Saint Mary’s College of California Style Guide (PDF). Retrieved April 6, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Women's Basketball - News - Saint Mary Gaels". Retrieved 2017-03-14. 
  3. ^ "Team Records" (PDF). Retrieved 2017-03-14. 
  4. ^ [1][dead link]