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.