Sandiegou 26 38 64
Pepperdine 34 41 75
Date of game: 12/28/2013

Recap: Pepperdine vs. San Diego

Malibu, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Malcolm Brooks poured in 20 points as the Pepperdine Waves bested the San Diego Toreros, 75-64, in the West Coast Conference opener at Firestone Fieldhouse.

Brooks shot 7-of-13 from the field for Pepperdine (8-5, 1-0 WCC), including 4- of-8 from 3-point range. Brendan Lane netted 18 points on 8-of-10 from the floor, Jeremy Major scored 13 points and Stacy Davis tallied a double-double for the hosts with 11 points and 10 rebounds.

For San Diego (9-5, 0-1), Johnny Dee paced all scorers with 26 points, doing so on 10-of-19 from the field and 4-of-6 from beyond the arc. Dennis Kramer tallied 13 points, eight rebounds and three blocks, while Duda Sanadze netted 10 points.

Pepperdine shot 41.4 percent from the field in the first half, including 5- of-11 from beyond the arc, as it carried a 34-26 lead into intermission. San Diego made good on just 36 percent of its field goal tries in the opening 20 minutes.

The Toreros came storming back in the second half and even took a 53-52 lead with 11:39 to play on a Christopher Anderson layup, but the Waves took control again a few minutes later by ripping off a 13-3 run.

San Diego was plagued by 14 turnovers, which turned into 21 points for Pepperdine. The Waves committed just eight miscues themselves.

Game Notes

NASCAR News
The Inside Line: NASCAR's elite eight move on

The Eliminator Round in the new Chase for the Sprint Cup championship begins this weekend at Martinsville Speedway, with the playoff field now trimmed to eight drivers.

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.