Santa Clara vs. No. 1

Santa Clara, which visits top-ranked Duke on Saturday, is 0-11 all-time against the nation's No. 1 team:

Feb. 14, 1955: USF 66, Santa Clara 52. Bill Russell scores 31 points to lead the Dons.

March 2, 1955: USF 73, Santa Clara 61. K.C. Jones is top scorer for Dons with 16.

Jan. 10, 1956: USF 74, Santa Clara 56. Victory No. 38 in USF's 60-game winning streak.

Feb. 24, 1956: USF 80, Santa Clara 44. Russell scores 29 in his final game vs. Broncos.

March 15, 1969: UCLA 90, Santa Clara 52. Lew Alcindor has 17 for unbeaten Bruins in NCAA West Regional final.

Jan. 21, 1972: UCLA 92, Santa Clara 57. Bill Walton, Bruins go on to a 30-0 national championship season.

Jan. 26, 1977: USF 74, Santa Clara 68. Bill Cartwright, Dons in middle of 29-0 start to season.

Jan. 29, 1977: USF 71, Santa Clara 70. Three days later, a narrow miss for Broncos.

Dec. 6, 1980: DePaul 88, Santa Clara 71. Mark Aguirre, Terry Cummings would lead Blue Demons to 27-2 record.

Dec. 29, 1981: North Carolina 76, Santa Clara 57. Freshman Michael Jordan scores 21 at the Cable Car Classic.

Nov. 27, 1999: Cincinnati 88, Santa Clara 67. Kenyon Martin scores 19 in Hilo, Hawaii.

-- JEFF FARAUDO