Gonzaga 39 31 70
Pepperdine 21 32 53
Date of game: 1/16/2014

Recap: Pepperdine vs. Gonzaga

Malibu, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Sam Dower led the way with 18 points and eight rebounds as the Gonzaga Bulldogs took down the Pepperdine Waves, 70-53, in at a West Coast Conference tilt at Firestone Fieldhouse.

Kevin Pangos added 14 points for the Bulldogs (15-3, 5-1 WCC), while Przemek Karnowski finished with 11 points.

For the Waves (11-8, 4-3), Stacy Davis led the team with 12 points and seven rebounds, but turned the ball over six times.

Gonzaga shot 50 percent from the field in the opening half, including 4-of-9 from 3-point distance. Pepperdine was held to just 30.8 percent shooting and 1-of-8 from beyond the arc in the half. With the game knotted at 18-18 midway through the first, the Bulldogs outscored the Waves 21-3 over the final 9:36 of the period, as they led comfortably at the half, 39-21.

Gonzaga shot 40.7 percent from the field in the second half, missing all but one of its nine 3-point attempts. Pepperdine couldn't capitalize as they continued to struggled from the field, shooting 34.6 percent in the second half. The Bulldogs led by as many as 26 points in the second as they coasted to victory.

Gonzaga dominated in the paint, outscoring Pepperdine 38-20. The Bulldogs also finished with a 40-35 rebounding edge on the night.

Game Notes

Gardner to start for embattled Michigan

Devin Gardner will return to the starting quarterback position for Michigan when the struggling Wolverines take the field Saturday at Rutgers following a tumultous week for the program.

NASCAR News
The Inside Line: Stewart still coping with tragedy

Seven weeks after his involvement in an accident that took the life of Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race on a dirt track in Upstate New York, Tony Stewart continues to deal with emotions surrounding the tragic incident.

Nothin' but Net: Coaching hot seat already burning

With NBA Media Day barely behind us, it's perfect fair and reasonable to already speculate as to which coaches will be fired soonest.

2014-15 San Jose Sharks Preview

In another move that bucks tradition, the Sharks completely revamped their on- ice leadership structure not by selecting new players to wear the precious singular letters on their uniforms, but by stripping the captaincy from Joe Thornton, removing the alternate tag from Patrick Marleau and leaving the other "A" vacant after Dan Boyle signed as a free agent with the Rangers.

Latest Sports Photos
Latest Sports Photos
0 Votes
Team CHOCOLATE MILK member Owen Hammond recovers post-race with lowfat chocolate milk after finishing 140.6 miles at IRONMAN Chattanooga.

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 ...
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.