Scores

Final

San Diego 64

(9-5, 0-1 WCC)

Pepperdine 75

(8-5, 1-0 WCC)

8:00 PM ET, December 28, 2013

Firestone Fieldhouse, Malibu, California

1 2 T
USD 26 3864
PEPP 34 4175

Top Performers

San Diego: J. Dee 26 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

Pepperdine: M. Brooks 20 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast

Pepperdine beats San Diego 75-64 in WCC opener

Associated Press

MALIBU, Calif. -- Malcolm Brooks scored a career-high 20 points to lead Pepperdine to a 75-64 victory over San Diego in a West Coast Conference opener Saturday night.

Jeremy Major added 13 points and seven assists for the Waves (8-5, 1-0 WCC). His 3-pointer with 7:12 left gave Pepperdine the lead for good at 61-58 and his jumper with 1:32 to go put the Waves up 71-64. Stacy Davis had 11 points and 10 rebounds and Brendan Lane added 18 points.

Dennis Kramer's 3-pointer for San Diego tied the game at 58-58, but Lane and Major answered with 10 straight points to give the Waves a 68-58 lead.

San Diego (9-5, 0-1) scrambled to catch up, but missed all five shots with three turnovers in the final 3 minutes.

Johnny Dee led San Diego with 26 points and sparked a 19-6 surge that gave the Toreros a 53-52 lead with 11:39 to play.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
USD
PEPP
Points 64 75
FG Made-Attempted 23-56 (.411) 27-57 (.474)
3P Made-Attempted 7-16 (.438) 9-22 (.409)
FT Made-Attempted 11-17 (.647) 12-15 (.800)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 18 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
» Dec 28, 2013 @PEPP 75, USD 64Recap
Jan 11, 2014 PEPP 69, @USD 65Recap