Ross scores 23 to carry Pepperdine past Portland 86-80
Ross made 14 of 16 free throws.
The Waves improve to 2-0 against the Pilots for the season. Pepperdine defeated Portland 83-58 on Jan. 31. Pepperdine finishes out the regular season against Pacific at home next Saturday. Portland matches up against Saint Mary’s on the road on Thursday.