STOCKTON, Calif. -- Kyle Wiltjer scored 23 points, fueling a late run that lifted Gonzaga to a 71-61 win over Pacific on Saturday.
Kyle Dranginis started the winning run with a 3-pointer at the 6:14 mark to put Gonzaga up 52-48. Wiltjer scored the next eight, sandwiching a tip-in between a pair of 3s. After a jumper by Alec Kobre, who led the Tigers (6-13, 4-5) with 20 points, the Bulldogs made four free throws to lead 64-50 with 2:43 remaining.
Gonzaga, which led 26-25 at the half, shot 52 percent (12 of 23) and made 17 of 25 free throws in the second half when McClellan and Wiltjer combined for 29 points.
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