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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.
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Don't look for the New Mexico Lobos to pop up on St. Mary's schedule after the 2012 season now that junior guard Cullen Neal (Albuquerque, N.M./El Dorado) -- son of Lobos assistant Craig Neal -- committed to the Gaels.
Junior guard Cullen Neal Albuquerque, N.M./Eldorado H.S.) gave St. Mary's a verbal commitment on Monday night, The Albuquerque Journal is reporting. The 6-foot-4 son of New Mexico assistant Craig Neal chose the Gaels over offers from Arizona State, Oregon State, Tulane, San Francisco and San Diego.