St. Mary's head coach Randy Bennett has a bad back. This spring, he had to hit the deck and watch from the floor -- ala Larry Bird style -- when he went recruiting. One of those recruits who found honor in Bennett's determination was Calvin Hermanson (Lake Oswego, Ore.
St. Mary's landed a verbal commitment from perimeter player Calvin Hermanson (Lake Oswego, Ore./Lake Oswego) on Wednesday night, the Contra Costa Times reported. The 6-foot-5 Hermanson chose the Gaels over Marquette, Oregon State, Utah, Drake and UC Santa Barbara.