Pepperdine 26 34 12 72
Portland 29 31 8 68
Date of game: 2/9/2013

Recap: Portland vs. Pepperdine

Portland, OR (Sports Network) - Lorne Jackson finished with 22 points and six assists to lead the Pepperdine Waves to a 72-68 overtime win over the Portland Pilots in a West Coast Conference bout at the Chiles Center.

Jordan Baker and Nikolas Skouen netted 12 points a piece as Pepperdine (11-13, 3-8 WCC) snapped a four-game losing skid. Stacy Davis added 11 points.

Derrick Rogers paced Portland (9-17, 2-9) with 17 points while Kevin Bailey and Thomas van der Mars each chipped in 12 points with van der Mars also contributing 13 rebounds. Ryan Nicholas also registered a double-double with 11 points and 13 boards and Bryce Pressley had 10 points.

Portland came out as the more aggressive team and shot 9-of-10 from the free throw line in the opening period to take a 29-26 lead into halftime after trailing 25-18 at the 6:23 mark.

The Pilots held a slight advantage for most of the second half until a Jackson 3-pointer knotted the score at 57-57 with 1:54 remaining in regulation. Skouen and Nicholas traded triples in the final minute and after Jackson was unable to convert a layup at the buzzer, overtime was needed to decide the outcome.

Trailing 66-61 with less than a minute remaining in the extra session, Rogers scored four straight points to bring the Pilots to within one with seven seconds left. Jackson then took care of business with two free throws at the other end only to have Rogers draw a foul and make his two free throws, leaving Pepperdine ahead, 68-67. Baker once again extended the Pepperdine advantage to three at the foul line with four seconds remaining. A smart decision by Waves' coach Marty Wilson paid off when he opted to intentionally foul Rogers, who missed one of two. Jackson sealed the win with two more free throws with two seconds remaining.

Portland lost despite outrebounding Pepperdine, 52-37.

Game Notes

Dorm Report: Defensive breakout candidates

While Jadeveon Clowney, Khalil Mack, Ha Ha Clinton-Dix and the like have moved on to the NFL, there is still plenty of talent on the defensive side of the ball left in college football.

NASCAR News
Indianapolis the next round in Nationwide 'Dash 4 Cash'

Rookie Chase Elliott, who won at Chicagoland, Trevor Bayne, the second-place finisher, and rookie Ty Dillon, placing fifth, are also eligible for the bonus in Saturday's 250-mile race here.

Report: Colts RB Ballard tears Achilles

Indianapolis Colts running back Vick Ballard was carted off the practice field Friday after reportedly tearing his left Achilles tendon.

Angels' Hamilton leaves game

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim outfielder Josh Hamilton left Friday's game against the Detroit Tigers with a sore left knee.

Latest Sports Photos
Latest Sports Photos
0 Votes
a skydiver was injured when attempting to land in a pre game show at the Lookouts opening game on 4/3/2014

0 Votes
SEC Champions Alabama created by artist Ben Teeter S/N C.O.A. available for the dedicated Alabama fan!

1 Vote
first catch of the season looks like a good year

0 Votes
Gina McLeroy Spring City, TN

0 Votes
Our Son Brandon McLeroy MTSU Football 2011 Gina McLeroy Spring City TN

1 Vote
this is James Howard telling Gracie what to do.

0 Votes
Riverbend fun!

0 Votes
I nees a four letter word for the outside layer of a tree.

0 Votes
Cameron is a rising athlete. He has a God given talent for the game of football. This picture is of him stopping the ball carrier in our game in the ...

1 Vote
Our Lookout Valley 9/10 year old team went to a tournament in Knoxville called The Battle of the Rocky Top. They went throught the tournament undefeated and won the championship ...
Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.