Timme, Hickman lead No. 9 Gonzaga past Santa Clara 81-76


              Santa Clara forward Parker Braun dunks against Gonzaga during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Santa Clara, Calif., Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023. (AP Photo/Godofredo A. Vásquez)
            
              Santa Clara forward Camaron Tongue, right, tries to get around Gonzaga guard Julian Strawther during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Santa Clara, Calif., Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023. (AP Photo/Godofredo A. Vásquez)
            
              Gonzaga forward Anton Watson (22) drives to the basket while defended by Santa Clara forward Parker Braun during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Santa Clara, Calif., Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023. (AP Photo/Godofredo A. V·squez)
            
              Gonzaga guard Nolan Hickman celebrates his 3-point basket against Santa Clara during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Santa Clara, Calif., Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023. (AP Photo/Godofredo A. Vásquez)
            
              Gonzaga guard Julian Strawther, middle, drives to the basket while defended by Santa Clara forward Keshawn Justice (14) and center Christoph Tilly during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Santa Clara, Calif., Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023. (AP Photo/Godofredo A. Vásquez)
            
              Gonzaga forward Drew Timme, left, shoots over Santa Clara center Jaden Bediako during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Santa Clara, Calif., Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023. (AP Photo/Godofredo A. Vásquez)
            
              Santa Clara forward Parker Braun, left, shoots over Gonzaga forward Ben Gregg during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Santa Clara, Calif., Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023. (AP Photo/Godofredo A. Vásquez)
            
              Santa Clara guard Brandin Podziemski, left, tries to get past Gonzaga guard Julian Strawther during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Santa Clara, Calif., Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023. (AP Photo/Godofredo A. Vásquez)
            
              Santa Clara guard Brandin Podziemski, left, tries to shoot over Gonzaga guard Hunter Sallis during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Santa Clara, Calif., Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023. (AP Photo/Godofredo A. Vásquez)
            
              Gonzaga forward Drew Timme reacts during the second half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Santa Clara in Santa Clara, Calif., Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023. (AP Photo/Godofredo A. Vásquez)
Timme, Hickman lead No. 9 Gonzaga past Santa Clara 81-76