Gaels Vs. No.16 Zags
Feb 11, 2010
SPOKANE, Wash. —No. 16 Gonzaga beat Saint Mary’s of California with a final score of 80-61 on Thursday to take a solo place in first place in the West Coast Conference. Gonzaga (20-4, 8-1 WCC), which swept the series with Saint Mary’s (21-4, 8-2). Gonzaga who are 71 – 4 in McCarthey Athletic Center since it’s opening in 2004. Had their crowd in full effect. The student section was there hours before the game. The interment wasn’t inviting to visiting Gaels who were 8- 0 on the road this season. The game was close thru the first 20 minutes; at half time the score was 39-36 with he zags up by three. The second half gonzaga had there way with the Gaels. Lead by Elias Harris scored 19 and Matt Bouldin added 18 points the zags out scored the Gaels 41-25 in the second half. The Gaels were lead by Omar Samhan who had 21 points and 11 rebounds. The Gaels will get ready for Portland Saturday; the zags will play San Diego.