Gonzaga 65
Sandiegou 63
Date of game: 2/2/2013

Recap: San Diego vs. Gonzaga

San Diego, CA (Sports Network) - Elias Harris had 18 points, Kelly Olynyk scored 15 and the seventh-ranked Gonzaga Bulldogs eked out a 65-63 win over an upset-minded San Diego Toreros squad.

Gary Bell, Jr. supplied 13 points for the Bulldogs (21-2, 8-0 WCC), who closed the game on a 12-6 run to avoid experiencing the same fate as other Top-10 teams.

No. 1 Michigan, No. 2 Kansas, No. 6 Syracuse and No. 10 Oregon all lost on Saturday.

Johnny Dee paced San Diego (11-12, 4-4) with a game-high 21 points.

Dee hit a jumper to put the Toreros up 57-53 with 7:42 remaining. Gonzaga fought back and a Olynyk layup gave the visitors a 63-59 lead with 2:24 to play.

After a San Diego basket, David Stockton restored the Bulldogs' four-point lead by connecting on a runner in the lane with 55.9 seconds left. Dennis Kramer then converted the putback of Jito Kok's missed dunk with 9.4 seconds remaining.

The Toreros still had a chance after Olynyk missed the front end of a one-and- one with eight seconds left, but Harris blocked Ken Rancifer's 3-point shot.

Gonzaga closed out the first half on a 12-1 burst to take a 36-27 lead into the break.

Game Notes

Olynyk and Harris both had eight rebounds ... Kramer scored 10 points, while Chris Anderson finished with nine points, seven rebounds and 11 of San Diego's 12 assists ... The Bulldogs have won 25 straight regular-season games in this series.

Illinois State rallies into FCS title game

If ever there was doubt about the Missouri Valley Football Conference being the top conference in the FCS, Illinois State provided a reminder on Saturday.

Patriots WR Edelman inactive

The New England Patriots will be without wide receiver Julian Edelman for today's AFC East contest against the New York Jets.

Giants acquire McGehee from Marlins

The San Francisco Giants have acquired infielder Casey McGehee from the Miami Marlins in exchange for minor league pitchers Kendry Flores and Luis Castillo.

Anthony to play in Knicks-Suns tilt

New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony will play in Saturday's game against the Phoenix Suns after sitting out the team's previous outing due to soreness in his left knee.

Vancouver's Hansen collapses on bench

Vancouver Canucks forward Jannik Hansen collapsed on the bench during the second period of Saturday's game against the Calgary Flames and had to be helped to the locker room.

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