Santa Clara 78, Pacific 76
Kevin Foster scored 26 points, and Evan Roquemore scored 14 and
dished out 11 assists as Santa Clara beat Pacific in overtime 78-76
Santa Clara (7-3) trailed 67-63 with a minute remaining before
scoring six of the next seven points in the game, including a
3-point shot by Foster that tied the game at 69-69. Following a
Pacific turnover, Roquemore missed a potential game-winning
3-pointer for Santa Clara as time expired.
After the teams traded baskets, Santa Clara seized a 5-point
lead with less than a minute remaining. Pacific’s comeback fell
short when Ray Cowels III sank two free throws to make it a
two-possession game with 16 seconds left.
Pacific (4-5) was led in scoring by Lorenzo McCloud with 22
points, including 11 for 12 from the free throw line.
Foster is now No. 4 on the all-time WCC three-pointers list with