Clark, Santa Clara hold off San Jose State 89-77
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP)
Trailing 73-53 with 7:18 left in the game, the Spartans (0-1) closed to within eight points, 77-69, with 2:08 left. But Clark, who was 11 of 14 from the line, made six free throws and a basket in the final minute, and Denzel Johnson added a pair of layups to preserve the win.
The Broncos had led by as many as 19 points in the first half.
Jaleel Williams scored a career-high 20 points for SJSU. Rashad Muhammad added 15 and Chris Cunningham 12.
Santa Clara has won 10 of the last 12 games against SJSU.