DES MOINES, Iowa -- Matthew Dellavedova scored 31 points, leading five players in double-figures, to give Saint Mary's (Cal) to a 88-73 win over Drake on Wednesday night.
Dellavedova was 10 of 14 from the field, including four 3-pointers, and 7 of 8 at the free throw line. He also had seven assists for the Gaels (6-2).
The Gaels shot 30 of 54 (55.6 percent) from the field for the game. They were 85 percent at the free throw line. St. Mary's led 47-33 at halftime.
The Bulldogs shot 21 of 51 (41 percent) from the field for the game.
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