Recap - St. Mary's Defeats Santa Clara 76-54

Recap - St. Mary's Defeats Santa Clara 76-54

St. Mary's cruised to victory on Saturday, running Santa Clara out of the gym and running up a 76-54 score at Leavey Center.

St. Mary's won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5-point spread as favorites.

Stephen Holt had 35 points for St. Mary's and Brad Waldow chipped in with 12 points. Beau Levesque had 3 assists for them, while Brad Waldow was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.

Santa Clara got 16 points from Brandon Clark in a losing cause and another 13 points from Evan Roquemore. Brandon Clark contributed 5 assists for them, while John McArthur had 4 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed St. Mary's were victorious, as the score was 43-23 at the break.

St. Mary's won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-18.