SAN DIEGO (AP) — First a win at BYU and then finally, a win against pesky Grand Canyon.
It’s been a big five-day stretch for San Diego State, which dominated inside and outside against Grand...
PROVO, Utah (AP) — Jordan Schakel and KJ Feagin each drained a 3-pointer late to help San Diego State get past BYU 76-71 on Saturday.
Schakel hit 5 of 7 from deep and finished with 19 points...
STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — KJ Feagin and Henry Caruso scored 18 points apiece and Emmanuel Ndumanya had 15 points and nine rebounds to help Santa Clara beat Pacific 72-68 on Saturday night.
Feagin was 7-of-13 shooting and had five assists, while Caruso hit 2 of 3 from 3-point range, made all eight of his free-throw attempts and grabbed eight rebounds.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Emmanuel Ndumanya scored a career-high 23 points, pulled down 10 rebounds and Josip Vrankic tossed in 19 points in Santa Clara's 81-72 win at Portland Thursday night.
Ndumanya threw down a dunk with 1:36 remaining after Portland cut the gap to 72-70 and the Broncos (10-17, 7-8 West Coast Conference) closed out the game making five of six from the line in the last 23 seconds to fend off the Pilots rally.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — KJ Feagin had a career-high 32 points on 14-of-21 shooting and Santa Clara rallied from 11 down to beat San Diego 70-64 on Saturday.
Feagin scored the go-ahead points on a layup to make it 64-62 with 1:03 left. Emmanuel Ndumanya blocked Isaiah Pineiro with 43 seconds left and Kai Healy secured the rebound for Santa Clara when Pineiro missed another attempt with 34 seconds left.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Frankie Ferrari had 19 points and Jordan Ratinho scored 17 to help San Francisco beat Santa Clara 70-59 on Saturday night.
Ferrari and Ratinho combined to shoot 14 of 23 from the field, including 4 of 7 from 3-point range. Matt McCarthy added 12 points on 6-of-9 shooting for USF (13-12, 5-7 West Coast Conference).
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Miles Reynolds tossed in a career-high 23 points on 9-of-15 shooting and Pacific coasted to a 63-45 victory over Santa Clara on Thursday night.
Lafayette Dorsery added 14 points off the bench for the Tigers (11-13, 6-5 West Coast Conference), who moved into a tie for fourth place with San Diego.
MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Henry Caruso was 4 of 8 from 3-point range and scored 23 points with eight rebounds to help Santa Clara beat Pepperdine 73-59 on Saturday.
Caruso's jumper with 3:03 left in the game capped an 8-2 run at 71-51, which matched Santa Clara's largest lead of the game.
KJ Feagin added 18 points and Emmanuel Ndumanya had 13 points and 10 rebounds for the Broncos (8-14, 5-5 West Coast Conference).
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Isaiah Wright made 10 of 12 free throws and scored 21, Juwan Gray scored 14 on 5-of-9 shooting and San Diego never trailed in a 66-58 victory over Santa Clara on Thursday night.
Isaiah Pineiro finished with 11 points and seven rebounds, while Olin Carter III scored 10 for the Toreros (14-7, 5-4 West Coast Conference), who ended a two-game skid and won for the second time in six games.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — KJ Feagin scored 23 with three assists, three steals and a blocked shot to propel Santa Clara to a 65-62 victory over San Francisco on Thursday night.
Henry Caruso finished with 12 points and 10 rebounds for his third double-double of the season for the Broncos (7-12, 4-3 West Coast Conference). Santa Clara knocked down 22 of 44 shots from the floor, but hit just 3 of 11 from 3-point distance.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Jock Landale had 19 points, 10 rebounds, five assists and two blocks to help Saint Mary's beat Santa Clara 81-57 on Thursday night for its 11th win in a row.
It was the 11th double-double of the season for Landale, who made 8 of 12 from the field. Calvin Hermanson scored 14 points, Tanner Krebs 11 and Emmett Naar added eight points and 11 assists for Saint Mary's (16-2, 5-0 West Coast Conference).
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Henry Caruso made the game-saving steal, Matt Hauser matched a career high with 22 points and Santa Clara beat Portland 70-68 on Saturday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — KJ Feagin scored 22 points as Santa Clara grabbed an early lead and pulled away steadily to post a 65-49 win at Loyola Marymount in a West Coast Conference contest Thursday night.
Santa Clara now has won six of the last eight meetings with the Lions.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — KJ Feagin and Henry Caruso scored 10 points in the final minutes as Santa Clara held off Pepperdine for a 72-65 win to open West Coast Conference play on Thursday night.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Ryan Welage scored 21 points and Keith Fisher III added 15 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, both career highs, as San Jose State beat crosstown rival Santa Clara for the second straight year, posting a 75-63 victory on Thursday night.
The Spartans snapped a six-game losing streak to the Broncos last year with a 55-40 win. This year's loss is the fourth straight and third on their home court for Santa Clara.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Matt Hauser scored 21 points on 7-of-10 shooting from 3-point range and Santa Clara dominated the first half on its way to a 72-57 win over winless Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Saturday night.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — KJ Feagin hit four 3-pointers and scored all 16 of his points in the first half, and Santa Clara never trailed in beating Northern Arizona 89-57 on Thursday night for the Lumberjacks' first 0-7 start to a season since 1951-52.
Henry Caruso scored 13 with five of 23 Santa Clara assists, Josip Vrankic added 15 points, and Emmanuel Ndumanya scored 10. The Broncos (2-5) made a season-high 17 3-pointers and scored 31 points off of 20 Lumberjacks turnovers.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Christopher Galbreath Jr. had 17 points, nine rebounds and six assists to help Sam Houston State beat Santa Clara 73-59 in the seventh-place game of the Great Alaska Shootout on Saturday.
The Bearkats (3-3) built a 36-17 lead at halftime and kept the margin in double digits the rest of the way. The Broncos (1-5) outscored Sam Houston State 42-37 in the second half but got no closer than 69-59 with less than a minute to go.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Victor Sanders scored 24 points to help Idaho slip past Santa Clara 69-59 in the Great Alaska Shootout on Wednesday night.
The Vandals (3-1) led 25-24 at the break but fell behind early in the second half and trailed 50-40 midway. Sanders sank a 3-pointer to get them back on top, 60-59, with 3:08 to play, and then struck again from distance as part of a 9-0 finish for the final score.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — KJ Feagin scored 21 points to help Santa Clara cruise to a 120-70 victory over Division III La Verne in a season opener on Friday night.
Three freshmen scored in double figures for the Broncos. Shaquille Walters, from London, England, scored 20 points. Matt Turner added 13 points and Josip Vrankic chipped in 10.
Henry Caruso scored 14 points and Matt Hauser had 10 for Santa Clara, which shot 62 percent from the field and made 24 of 29 free throws.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Matt Hauser had 13 points and 10 assists and made all four free throws in the final 25 seconds to help Santa Clara beat Pacific 69-68 on Thursday night.
KJ Feagin added 22 points and made 6 of 7 from 3-point range and Nate Kratch had 18 points with four 3s for the Broncos (16-14, 10-7 West Coast Conference).
Anthony Townes had 22 points and 11 rebounds for the Tigers (10-20, 4-13). Ray Bowles and T.J. Wallace added 18 apiece.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Tyler Williams hit the game-winning jumper at the second-overtime buzzer to give San Diego a 60-58 victory over Santa Clara on Saturday night.
Cameron Neubauer led the way with 24 points and 10 rebounds and scored the layup that forced the second overtime for the Toreros (12-16, 5-11 West Coast Conference). Brett Bailey added 10 points and Williams finished with seven.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Matt McCarthy had 10 points and seven rebounds and San Francisco avoided a late collapse to beat Santa Clara 61-58 on Thursday night.
The Dons (18-8, 8-5 West Coast Conference) had a 25-point lead late in the first half and went into halftime up 44-24.
The Broncos (13-13, 7-6) cut the deficit down to one and had a 3-point attempt in the final seconds that would have sent it to overtime.
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Jordan Mathews scored 16 points, Josh Perkins had 15 and No. 1 Gonzaga beat Santa Clara 90-55 on Saturday night, extending the nation's longest winning streak to 24 games.
Zach Collins added 14 points and eight rebounds in Gonzaga's first-ever home game as the nation's top-ranked team. While several Top 25 teams stumbled throughout the day, the Zags (24-0, 12-0 West Coast) shot 61 percent from the field and were in control almost right from the start.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Jared Brownridge had three 3-pointers and 17 points and Santa Clara held Portland to 16 second-half points for a 60-45 win on Thursday night.
KJ Feagin added 14 points, Matt Hauser scored 13 and Emmanuel Ndumanya had seven points to go with 10 boards. The Broncos (13-11, 7-4 West Coast Conference) have won three of four heading into a visit to No. 1 Gonzaga on Saturday.
MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Jared Brownridge had 21 of his 30 points after the break and Santa Clara shot 60 percent in the second half to beat Pepperdine 75-61 on Saturday night.
The Broncos (10-9, 4-2 West Coast Conference) led 42-28 with 14:31 left in the game after a 17-4 start to the second half. Lamond Murray Jr. sank back-to-back 3-pointers to bring the Waves (5-13, 1-5) within eight but Brownridge answered with three 3s in a 78-second span to push the lead to 51-36.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Jared Brownridge scored 20 points, including the game-winning layup with 1:07 left, and Santa Clara held on for a 59-57 win over San Diego on Thursday night.
The game was back-and-forth over the final eight minutes. There were two ties and two lead changes, and neither team held a lead greater than three-points.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stefan Jovanovic scored 14 points, Shamar Johnson added 12 with eight rebounds, and Loyola Marymount beat Santa Clara 66-56 on Saturday night to end a three-game skid.
The Lions (8-7, 1-3 West Coast) outscored the Broncos 36-18 in the paint and scored 16 points off of 11 turnovers.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Kai Healy scored a career-high 19 points, KJ Feagin 17 and Jared Brownridge surpassed 2,000 points in his career as Santa Clara knocked off Portland 70-42 on Thursday night.
The loss was the first in West Coast Conference play for Pilots coach Terry Porter.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — KJ Feagin scored 22 points on 8-for-12 shooting and Jared Brownridge scored 20 to lead Santa Clara to a 72-58 win over San Francisco on Saturday.
Feagin was 4 for 5 from 3-point range and Santa Clara (7-8, 1-1) as a team was 50 percent from 3 on 13-for-26 shooting. Nate Kratch added 11 points and nine rebounds for the Broncos.