New Mexico vs Santa Clara

Santa Clara 79, New Mexico 76


ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Niyi Harrison hit two go-ahead free throws with 1:59 left in overtime to lift Santa Clara to a 79-76 victory over New Mexico on Thursday night in the 76 Classic.

Kevin Foster scored 26 points and Evan Roquemore 24, and they combined for nine of the Broncos' 11 3-pointers. Harrison added 19 points for Santa Clara (3-1).

Tony Snell scored 18 points for New Mexico (2-2). Hugh Greenwood added 14.

Santa Clara will face Oklahoma in the semifinals Friday. New Mexico will play Washington State in the consolation bracket.

Harrison broke an overtime tie to make it 76-74 with his free throws. Raymond Cowels was fouled moments later and hit two free throws to give the Broncos a four-point cushion.

Jamal Fenton made two free throws for the Lobos, who then intentionally fouled Foster. He split his free throws, putting Santa Clara up 79-76.

New Mexico called time to set up a final play. Phillip McDonald got a good look, but his 3-pointer hit the back of the rim.

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New Mexico Lobos
D. Gordon, F382-87-8100411
A. Hardeman, F200-30-01050
K. Williams, G350-46-61316
H. Greenwood, G334-74-433414
T. Snell, G326-112-240518
D. Walker172-53-42258
J. Fenton162-24-40119
P. McDonald161-52-22115
C. Adams131-43-33205
C. Bairstow50-10-02020
Totals 18-5031-3334122876
Santa Clara Broncos
N. Harrison, F446-87-1070219
R. Cowels III, F351-50-01133
J. McArthur, F141-10-02052
E. Roquemore, G436-1010-1045126
K. Foster, G416-209-1344326
Y. Atanga200-20-13030
B. Clark191-20-02133
D. Johnson70-00-00000
R. Garrett20-00-00000
Totals 21-4826-3429112079
Mountain West
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Boise St.0-010-129
Fresno St.0-09-3111
San Diego St0-07-376
Utah St.0-06-6208
Air Force0-05-5311
Colorado St.0-04-6148
New Mexico0-03-8215
San Jose St.0-02-7342

West Coast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
St. Marys0-09-273
San Diego0-08-359
San Fran.0-06-3160
Santa Clara0-03-7340
Other games
Florida St 73 Final
UMass 53
NCASH 63 Final
UConn 73