MALIBU, Calif. -- Lorne Jackson scored 20 points off the bench as Pepperdine defeated Redlands 89-71 on Thursday night.
Pepperdine shot 47.5 percent (29 of 61) and dominated inside with a 48-30 rebounding advantage and 40-18 edge on points in the paint.
Jackson also had three rebounds, three assists and three steals. He acored seven points during a 17-0 run toward the end of the first half that helped the Waves to a 38-19 lead with less than 3 minutes to play.
Pepperdine's advantage stayed in double digits the rest of the game. The Waves' lead peaked at 23.
Seton Hall sophomore Isaiah Whitehead will stay in the NBA draft and not return for his junior season.
Washington State's trio of Josh Hawkinson, Conor Clifford and Ike Iroegbu have withdrawn from the NBA draft and will play their senior season with the Cougars.
Gonzaga center Przemek Karnowski, who missed most of last season with a back injury, says he is returning for another year.