2008-2009 Saint Mary's Gaels

2008-2009 Saint Mary's Gaels Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
- Ben Allen Jr C 6-11 256 Dec 30, 1987 Melbourne Australia Australian Institute of Sport
- Trey Anderson RS-Fr G 6-4 175 Mar 27, 1990 Carrollton (TX) United States Hebron Academy
- Phil Benson So F 6-8 230 Apr 26, 1988 Scottsdale (AZ) United States Horizon High School
- Collin Chiverton RS-Fr GF 6-6 200 Apr 3, 1990 San Jose (CA) United States Archbishop Mitty High School
- Carlin Hughes Sr G 6-2 185 Mar 22, 1985 Perth Australia Australian Institute of Sport
- Wayne Hunter Jr G 6-4 210 Jan 15, 1986 Sacramento (CA) United States Bridgton Academy
- Mickey McConnell So PG 6-0 189 Apr 14, 1989 Mesa (AZ) United States Dobson High School
- Patty Mills So G 6-0 180 Aug 11, 1988 Canberra Australia Australian Institute of Sport
- Ian O'Leary Sr PF 6-7 220 Oct 20, 1986 Woodland Hills (CA) United States Woodland Christian High School
- Omar Samhan Jr C 6-11 265 Nov 3, 1988 Danville (CA) United States / Egypt San Ramon Valley High School
- Diamon Simpson Sr F 6-7 230 Sep 8, 1987 Hayward (CA) United States Hayward High School
- Yusef Smith Sr F 6-8 225 Aug 14, 1985 Bronx (NY) United States Monterey High School
- Clint Steindl Fr F 6-7 195 Mar 15, 1989 Mackay Australia Australian Institute of Sport
- Nicholas Tuttle Fr G 6-3 180 - Morgan Hill (CA) United States Monte Vista Christian High School
- Lucas Walker Sr F 6-8 225 Dec 6, 1984 Launceston Australia Australian Institute of Sport
- Tim Williams RS-Fr F 6-9 235 Mar 3, 1990 Antioch (CA) United States Antioch High School

Recent Saint Mary's Gaels History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2018-2019 22-12 (11-5) 2nd (WCC) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2017-2018 30-6 (16-2) 2nd (WCC) 3rd Rnd NIT 3rd Rnd
2016-2017 29-5 (16-2) 2nd (WCC) Runner Up NCAA 2nd Rnd
2015-2016 29-6 (15-3) 1st (WCC) Runner Up NIT 3rd Rnd
2014-2015 21-10 (13-5) 2nd (WCC) 2nd Rnd NIT 1st Rnd
2013-2014 23-12 (11-7) 4th (WCC) 3rd Rnd NIT 2nd Rnd
2012-2013 28-7 (14-2) 2nd (WCC) Runner Up NCAA 1st Rnd
2011-2012 27-6 (14-2) 1st (WCC) Champion NCAA 1st Rnd
2010-2011 25-9 (11-3) 1st (WCC) Runner Up NIT 1st Rnd
2009-2010 28-6 (11-3) 2nd (WCC) Champion NCAA 3rd Rnd
2008-2009 28-7 (10-4) 2nd (WCC) Runner Up NIT 3rd Rnd
2007-2008 25-7 (12-2) 2nd (WCC) 3rd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2006-2007 17-15 (8-6) 3rd (WCC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2005-2006 17-12 (8-6) 2nd (WCC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2004-2005 25-9 (11-3) 2nd (WCC) Runner Up NCAA 1st Rnd
2003-2004 19-12 (9-5) 2nd (WCC) Runner Up N/A
2002-2003 15-15 (6-8) 5th (WCC) 3rd Rnd N/A

2008-2009 Saint Mary's Gaels Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Patty Mills NABC All-District (9) First Team
Diamon Simpson NABC All-District (9) Second Team
Patty Mills WCC All-Conference First Team
Omar Samhan WCC All-Conference First Team
Diamon Simpson WCC All-Conference First Team
Diamon Simpson WCC All-Tournament Team
Diamon Simpson WCC Defensive Player of the Year
Patty Mills Anaheim Classic All-Tournament Team

2008-2009 Saint Mary's Gaels Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters P. Mills C. Hughes I. O'Leary D. Simpson O. Samhan
Rotation M. McConnell W. Hunter      
Lim PT     C. Steindl L. Walker B. Allen
Lim PT       Y. Smith  
Lim PT       P. Benson  

2008-2009 Saint Mary's Gaels Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Patty Mills 26 33.3 18.4 2.4 3.9 2.1 0.2 2.9
Omar Samhan 35 29.6 14.1 9.3 1.6 0.4 2.0 1.8
Diamon Simpson 35 32.7 13.8 10.7 0.6 1.7 1.5 1.6
Carlin Hughes 35 25.2 8.2 2.0 3.3 1.2 0.0 1.7
Wayne Hunter 34 21.6 6.7 2.4 0.9 0.4 0.1 1.1
Mickey McConnell 35 21.3 5.4 1.3 2.2 0.6 0.1 1.7
Ian O'Leary 35 17.8 4.5 4.2 0.7 0.6 0.3 1.0
Lucas Walker 24 10.0 2.8 1.6 0.4 0.6 0.2 0.2
Clint Steindl 24 9.0 2.7 1.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.2
Ben Allen 28 9.1 2.2 1.8 0.6 0.1 0.3 0.6
Yusef Smith 32 7.7 1.8 2.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.6
Phil Benson 14 1.6 0.3 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.0

2008-2009 Saint Mary's Gaels Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Randy Bennett Head Coach 2001-2002 N/A
Mark Orr Athletic Director 2006-2007 N/A