Greg Sullivan

No easy baskets for St. Mary's

An under-the-radar Bay Area team makes moves toward the NCAA tournament. Plus: A college men's basketball roundup

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SPORTS It was January in Nashville, and it was cold as balls. Snow had fallen two days earlier and was still lying on the skinny slivers of road where the cars hadn't repeatedly passed over yet. Inside Vanderbilt University's Memorial Gym, a cold reality of a different sort was being served up by the Vanderbilt Commodores to San Francisco's accomplished St Mary's men's basketball team, ranked 22nd in the nation by the Associated Press at the time.Read more »