Jackie Nared had 19 points and 11 rebounds, leading the Saint Mary's women's basketball team to a 73-58 win over Tennessee Tech (5-6) in the consolation game of the St. John's Holiday Classic on Sunday in New York.
The Gaels (7-3) led 29-5 in the first half but saw the lead dwindle to one point in the second half before closing out the win.
Danielle Mauldin (St. Mary's High-Berkeley) added 15 points and nine rebounds for the Gaels.
Jasmine Dixon's layup with 1.2 seconds left lifted No. 14 UCLA (4-1) to a 53-52 overtime win over St. John's (5-4) in the final.
Former Cal star Thomas Shields won a gold medal on the final day of the short-course world championships in Istanbul. Ryan Lochte, Matthew Grevers, Kevin Cordes and Shields captured the 400-meter medley relay in 3:21.03, with Russia second.
Russell Baze rode Positive Response to victory in the $34,300 feature on closing day at Golden Gate Fields. Baze had 65 winners during the 35-day fall meet to easily claim his 44th riding title at the Albany track. The winter-spring meet begins Dec. 26.