San Francisco Downs Santa Clara 69-63 - Match Report

Kruize Pinkins went off for 26 points and added 6 rebounds leading San Francisco over Santa Clara, 69-63, on Saturday at Leavey Center.

San Francisco won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as favorites.

Cole Dickerson had 13 points for San Francisco and Mark Tollefsen chipped in with 13 points. Matt Glover had 3 assists for them, while Cole Dickerson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.

Santa Clara got 15 points from Brandon Clark in a losing cause and another 14 points from Jared Brownridge. Brandon Clark contributed 2 assists for them, while Yannick Atanga had 7 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed San Francisco were victorious, as the score was 35-33 at the break.

San Francisco had a 43-36 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.