Kelly Bender scored 21 points and Anthony Williams added 15 as No. 7 Foothill defeated Rio Linda 57-40 in a nonleague boys basketball game tonight.
Foothill played without star Michael Bryson, out with an ankle injury suffered on Saturday at the Father Kelly Tribute at Jesuit High School.
In other games involving boys top 20 teams:
Underclass power forwards Trey Belton and Nifae Lealao combined for 28 points in No. 17 Capital Christian's 55-47 nonleague win over Lincoln.
Drew McPherson had 22 points and Jake Duenkel added 18 as Vista del Lago upset No. 20 Cosumnes Oaks 63-62 in a Sierra Valley Conference game.