Gonzaga 63, Pepperdine 44
Elias Harris had 15 points and 11 rebounds as Gonzaga defeated
Pepperdine 63-44 Saturday night.
Sam Dower added 13 points and eight rebounds off the bench for
the Bulldogs (17-9, 7-3 West Coast), who have won four straight
conference games after losing three in a row in the WCC. Marquise
Carter contributed eight points, seven assists, five rebounds and
Pepperdine (11-17, 5-6) was held to 27.4 percent shooting from
the field and hit just 2 of 15 3-point attempts. Mychel Thompson
was the Waves’ leading scorer with nine points.
Gonzaga, which shot 38.6 percent, scored the first seven points
and never trailed in the game. The Bulldogs led 33-20 at the break
and maintained a double-digit lead throughout the second half.