|St. Mary's beats Loyola Marymount, 70-57|
|Written by Admin|
|Saturday, 28 February 2009 17:39|
Hughes made four 3-pointers and Simpson made 6 of 9 shots and had three blocks as the Gaels (24-5, 10-4 West Coast Conference) won their fifth in a row and six straight over the Lions.
St. Mary's finishes second in the conference and earned a bye until the semi-finals of the conference tournament next Sunday in Las Vegas.
LMU (3-27, 2-12) finishes in last place in conference and will open against San Diego in the opening round of the tournament next Friday.