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Zags Comeback from 16 Points Down to Beat USF in OT

Gonzaga moves to 4-0 in West Coast Conference play and comes home to play Portland next Saturday. Gonzaga moves to 4-0 in West Coast Conference play and comes home to play Portland next Saturday.

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Domantas Sabonis had 35 points and 14 rebounds on Saturday night, as Gonzaga surged in overtime after overcoming a 16-point second-half deficit to beat San Francisco, 102-94.

Kyle Wiltjer added 30 points and 11 boards with a deep 3 in overtime that sparked the Bulldogs' 9-2 run to pull away.

Gonzaga (12-3, 4-0 West Coast Conference) trailed 74-58 with 8:49 left in the second half and used a 24-5 run capped by 13 straight points to get to an 82-79 lead with 19.9 seconds left.

Tim Derksen forced overtime with a two-dribble, pull-up 3 with 6.2 seconds left and Josh Perkins missed a 3-point attempt for Gonzaga as time expired in regulation.

Devin Watson had 20 of his career-high 33 points in the first half when San Francisco (8-6, 2-2) built a 38-34 lead. Ronnie Boyce III opened the second with a flurry of 3s to help the Dons build their double-digit advantage.

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