University of Pacific vs. University of San Francisco: Live Score and Analysis

Ben FederCorrespondent IJanuary 9, 2014

LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 02:  Head coach Rex Walters of the San Francisco Dons reacts as his team takes on the Loyola Marymount Lions during a quarterfinal game of the West Coast Conference Basketball tournament at the Orleans Arena March 2, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. San Francisco won 67-60.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
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In a West Coast Conference matchup on Thursday, January 9, the University of San Francisco Dons picked up a win on the road against the University of Pacific Tigers. 

The Dons were led by point guard Avry Holmes, who had a season high 19 points. 

After trailing by six at halftime, the Dons outscored the Tigers 33-27 in the second half to force overtime.

In overtime the Dons won the period 18-9 and moved into a tie with Gonzaga for first place in the WCC. 

The Dons improve to 4-1 in conference play while the Tigers fall to 0-4.

On Saturday USF will travel to Moraga to take on the Saint Mary's Gaels. Pacific will stay at home and look to get back in the win column against Santa Clara.