MALIBU, Calif. -- Kevin Foster scored 29 points, including six 3-pointers, to lead Santa Clara over Pepperdine 83-76 Saturday night.
Marc Trasolini scored 18 points and had eight rebounds for the Broncos (14-6, 3-3 West Coast). Raymond Cowels III had 15 points and a team-high nine rebounds. Evan Roquemore had eight points and 10 assists.
Santa Clara led 46-36 at halftime and never trailed in the second half. The Broncos shot 53.6 percent from the field for the game, while the Waves shot 46 percent. Santa Clara won the rebound battle 34-27.
The victory gave the Broncos their first back-to-back regular season conference road win in two years.
The Broncos are 69-56 all-time against Pepperdine (9-9, 1-4).
Illinois coach John Groce says forward Leron Black has rejoined the team but will sit out the first six games next season after pleading guilty to misdemeanor aggravated assault.
Penn State's board of trustees has approved allowing some fans to buy alcohol at the university's football and basketball stadiums, as well as other athletic facilities.
Auburn point guard Tahj Shamsid-Deen will not play his senior season after battling shoulder problems over the last two seasons.