Scores

Final

Houston Baptist 64

(3-9, 1-8 away)

Pepperdine 76

(7-5, 3-3 home)

4:00 PM ET, December 21, 2013

Firestone Fieldhouse, Malibu, California

1 2 T
HBU 34 3064
PEPP 31 4576

Top Performers

Houston Baptist: R. Lewis 14 Pts, 2 Reb, 3 Ast

Pepperdine: B. Lane 21 Pts, 11 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Blk

Pepperdine defeats Houston Baptist 76-64

Associated Press

MALIBU, Calif. -- Brendan Lane and Stacy Davis combined for 42 points and 21 rebounds to lead Pepperdine to a 76-64 come-from-behind win over Houston Baptist Saturday.

Lane totaled 21 points and 11 rebounds for his fifth double-double this season. Davis had his second double-double with 21 points and 10 rebounds.

Houston Baptist (3-9) had a 34-31 halftime advantage and led most of the second period. The Huskies were ahead 56-52 after Rob Lewis (14 points) hit a 3-point shot with 6:34 remaining in the game. Pepperdine (7-5) came back to tie and took the lead for good 63-62 when Atif Russell made a layup and a free throw at the 3:25 mark. Pepperdine then closed with a 13-2 run for the victory.

The Waves missed all seven 3-point attempts but outscored the Huskies 52-20 in the paint. Pepperdine also controlled the boards, pulling down 41 rebounds to 33 for Houston Baptist.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
HBU
PEPP
Points 64 76
FG Made-Attempted 23-59 (.390) 29-62 (.468)
3P Made-Attempted 6-19 (.316) 0-7 (.000)
FT Made-Attempted 12-18 (.667) 18-22 (.818)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 15 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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