Haney’s 7 3s power LMU over Pepperdine 82-61
LOS ANGELES (AP) Steven Haney tied a career high with seven 3s and scored 25 points, and Loyola Marymount made 16 of 28 from long range en route to an 82-61 win over Pepperdine on Saturday.
Haney finished 7 of 12 from beyond the arc, Brandon Brown went 4 of 5 to finish with 14 points, and Buay Tuach made 3 of 6 and scored 13 points for the Lions (13-14, 6-10 West Coast).
LMU led 36-32 at halftime, but Pepperdine cut it to 36-35 on Jonathan Allen’s free throw and a Nolan Taylor jumper. The Lions made 9 of 14 3-pointers in the second half (64.3 percent), including Kelvin Amayo’s 3 with 11:59 left for a 51-39 lead, and the advantage would stay in the double digits thereafter.
Lamond Murray Jr. led the Waves (9-19, 5-11) with 18 points, Taylor added 17 and Jeremy Major 13.