Las Vegas Classic - South Florida vs Santa Clara Wrap - Santa Clara Wins 66-65
Santa Clara grabbed a 66-65 win over South Florida on Monday, behind a 12-point effort from Brandon Clark at Orleans Arena.
Santa Clara won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as underdogs.
Santa Clara got 10 points from Jared Brownridge and another 10 points from Jalen Richard. Evan Roquemore contributed 5 assists, while Jerry Brown cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
South Florida got 19 points from Victor Rudd in a losing cause and another 13 points from Chris Perry. Corey Allen Jr. contributed 4 assists for them, while John Egbunu had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Santa Clara were victorious, as the score was 28-25 at the break.
The rebound battle favored South Florida as they grabbed 37 boards, while Santa Clara only had 31.