SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Marc Trasolini scored 17 points on 7-of-12 shooting, grabbed 10 rebounds and Santa Clara used a 20-12 run over the final 8 minutes to defeat San Diego 61-52 on Thursday night.
Santa Clara (18-8, 6-5 West Coast) shot only 35.1 percent from the field and was a dismal 4 of 19 from beyond the arc but the Toreros weren't much better, shooting only 33.3 percent from the floor and going 6 for 21 from 3-point range.
Santa Clara has won six of its last eight ball games.
Washington State's trio of Josh Hawkinson, Conor Clifford and Ike Iroegbu have withdrawn from the NBA draft and will play their senior season with the Cougars.
Gonzaga center Przemek Karnowski, who missed most of last season with a back injury, says he is returning for another year.
Wisconsin forward Nigel Hayes has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return to the Badgers for his senior season.