Loyola Marymount 87, Pepperdine 84
Vernon Teel scored a game-high 27 points and Ashley Hamilton
added 23 to lead Loyola Marymount past Pepperdine 87-84 in the
first round of the West Coast Conference tournament Friday
Tell, who had six rebounds, went of 9 of 13 from the field.
Hamilton was 13 of 15 from the free throw line for the fifth-seeded
Lions (17-14), and Jarred Dubois and Drew Viney added 12 points
The Lions will face No. 4 San Francisco (12-17) in the
Keion Bell led eighth-seeded Pepperdine (7-24) with 25 points.
Taylor Darby added 18 points and 12 rebounds for the Waves, who
ended the season on a 12-game losing streak.
After trailing 62-51 with 10 minutes left, the Waves cut the
lead to 86-84 with 23 seconds remaining. But after Viney one free
throw, the Waves could not get a potential tying 3-pointer off
before the buzzer.