SANTA CLARA, Calif. — KJ Feagin had a career-high 32 points on 14-of-21 shooting and Santa Clara rallied from 11 down to beat San Diego 70-64 on Saturday.
Feagin scored the go-ahead points on a layup to make it 64-62 with 1:03 left. Emmanuel Ndumanya blocked Isaiah Pineiro with 43 seconds left and Kai Healy secured the rebound for Santa Clara when Pineiro missed another attempt with 34 seconds left.
The Broncos (9-17, 6-8 West Coast Conference) made all six of their free throws in the final 25 seconds to secure the win.
The Toreros (16-10, 7-7) had the largest lead of the game at 38-27 on the first basket of the second half. Santa Clara outscored San Diego 17-2 over the next eight minutes and extended to its largest lead at 55-46. But San Diego scored 10 straight to take the lead and the game then went back-and-forth until the final minute.
Henry Caruso added 12 points and Josip Vrankic scored 10 for Santa Clara.
Cameron Neubauer had 18 points, Isaiah Wright scored 16 and Pineiro added 12 for San Diego.