The Santa Clara Broncos (2-0) came out of the gates hot and absolutely dominated the Stanford Cardinal (1-1), 88-72, inside the Leavey Center in Santa Clara in the regional rivalry game.
It’s Santa Clara’s first win over Stanford since 2006!
Santa Clara looked and played like the better team tonight. This Broncos team is legit. In Herb Sendek We Trust!
Santa Clara shot 34-of-57 (59.6%) from the field, 12-of-25 (48.0%) from 3-point range, but a bad 8-of-15 (53.3%) at the free throw line. The Broncos did have 27 assists (good) but did have 12 turnovers (not as good).
PJ Pipes led SCU with 24 points on 9-of-11 from the field and 4-of-5 from 3-point range.
Jalen Williams scored 19, Josip Vrankic had 16 and Keshawn Justice added 14.
The Santa Clara Broncos will host the Nevada Wolf Pack (1-1) on Tuesday, November 16th at the Leavey Center. Tipoff is set for 8:00 PM (Central Time) and will be televised on the WCC Network.