- For information on all Saint Mary's College of California sports, see Saint Mary's Gaels
|Saint Mary's Gaels|
|NCAA division||Division I|
|All-time record||380–295–22 (.561)|
|Bowl record||1–2 (.333)|
|Colors||Navy, Red, and Silver
The Saint Mary's Gaels football program was the intercollegiate American football team for Saint Mary's College of California located in Moraga, California. The team competed in the NCAA Division I-AA as a Division I-AA Independent football program. The school's first football team was fielded in 1892, and the final season was in 2003. On March 3, 2004, Saint Mary's ended the football program, citing budgetary reasons.
Notable former players
Notable alumni include:
- Larry Bettencourt
- Tony Compagno
- Eddie Erdelatz
- John Henry Johnson
- Wagner Jorgensen
- Dante Magnani
- Dick Mesak
- Bud Toscani
- Scott Wood
- Chase Peterson
- Ryan Coogler
|1938||Cotton Bowl Classic||Texas Tech||W 20–13|
|1945||Sugar Bowl||Oklahoma A&M||L 13–33|
|1946||Oil Bowl||Georgia Tech||W 19–41|
- Saint Mary’s College of California Style Guide (PDF). Retrieved April 6, 2016.
- "Saint Mary's Historical Data". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 2012-06-20.
- Burrell, Jackie, and Thompson, Marcus II (March 4, 2004). "Game over; St. Mary's dissolves football program". Contra Costa Times. Archived from the original on August 12, 2004. Retrieved April 18, 2017.