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

Saturday.

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

282.