Pepperdine 35 37 72
Loyolacal 31 38 69
Date of game: 2/20/2014

Recap: Loyola Marymount vs. Pepperdine

Los Angeles, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Stacy Davis scored a game-high 27 points and added 12 rebounds as the Pepperdine Waves held on down the stretch to defeat the Loyola Marymount Lions, 72-69, in a West Coast Conference tilt at Gersten Pavilion.

Malcolm Brooks chipped in with 15 points and four rebounds for Pepperdine (15-13, 8-8 WCC). Malte Kramer added 12 points, connecting on 4-of-7 from 3- point range in the win. The Waves ended a three-game losing skid with the victory.

Anthony Ireland scored 26 points to pace Loyola Marymount (11-17, 3-13). Ireland connected on 11-of-17 from the field, and 4-of-8 from 3-point distance. Evan Payne contributed 16 points in the loss, which was the seventh in a row for the Lions.

Pepperdine came out hot in the first half, netting 56 percent of its shot attempts, including 5-of-12 from deep, and took a 35-31 lead into the intermission. Loyola Marymount hit 38.2 percent of its tries in the frame.

The Waves dropped a bit in the second half, connecting on 44.8 percent of their field goal tries, again going 5-of-12 from beyond the arc. The Lions increased their shooting accuracy to 43.8 percent, but could only shave one point off the Pepperdine lead in the period.

Pepperdine had a significant advantage in bench points, 47-6, and connected on three more 3-pointers in the contest, 10-7. Loyola Marymount won the battle in points in the paint, 36-28.

Game Notes

Lafayette, Scheuerman run past Lehigh in 150th meeting

The 150th series meeting between Lafayette and Lehigh was held at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, but Lafayette's Ross Scheuerman was ready for Broadway on Saturday.

NASCAR News
Kahne gets three-year extension from Hendrick

Kasey Kahne will continue to drive for Hendrick Motorsports through the 2018 Sprint Cup season, signing a three-year contract extension on Thursday.

Browns activate Josh Gordon

The Cleveland Browns activated wide receiver Josh Gordon on Saturday, a day before he is set to make his season debut against Atlanta.

Dodgers acquire Bolsinger from D-backs

The Los Angeles Dodgers acquired right- handed pitcher Mike Bolsinger from the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday for cash considerations.

Oilers' Pouliot out indefinitely with broken foot

Edmonton Oilers forward Benoit Pouliot is out indefinitely after suffering a broken foot in Friday's game against the New Jersey Devils, the team announced during the second intermission.

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.