Pacific 69, Santa Clara 59

Demetrece Young scored a game-high 20 points to lead Pacific to

a 69-59 victory over Santa Clara on Tuesday night.

Young’s four-point play midway through the second half was part

of a 21-6 run that gave the Tigers their biggest lead at 63-41 on

Sam Willard’s dunk with 6:15 remaining.

Willard had 10 points and a game-high 13 rebounds to record his

seventh double-double in 10 games. Willard was seventh in the

nation in double-doubles entering Tuesday’s game.

Allen Huddleston scored 16 points for Pacific (6-4), which got

seven 3-pointers from its starting backcourt of Young and

Huddleston. The Tigers made half of their 20 3-point shots.

Kevin Foster scored 17 points to lead Santa Clara (5-5). Evan

Roquemore had 12 points for the Broncos.