STOCKTON, Calif. -- Tahj Eaddy scored 18 points with four 3-pointers on Saturday night and Santa Clara closed the game on a 19-2 run to beat Pacific 69-57.
The Broncos (11-9, 3-3 West Coast Conference) trailed 55-50 when Keshawn Justice's layup sparked 10 straight points. Roberto Gallinat hit a jumper to pull the Tigers (11-10, 1-5) within 60-57, but that was the last points Pacific would score.
Gallinat scored 25 points on 11-of-17 shooting and Jahlil Tripp added 14 points for Pacific.
The Tigers had a 36-27 lead at halftime and extended the margin to 47-35, their largest lead of the game. Eaddy helped to close the deficit for the Broncos by making back-to-back 3s near the midpoint of the half.
Santa Clara made 10 of its last 13 shots from the field. Pacific made one of its last 10.
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