Scores

Final

Utah Valley 53

(2-3, 0-3 away)

Pepperdine 58

(4-1, 2-1 home)

    8:00 PM ET, November 23, 2013

    Firestone Fieldhouse, Malibu, California

    1 2 T
    UVU 24 2953
    PEPP 22 3658

    Top Performers

    Utah Valley: Z. Nelson 13 Pts, 7 Reb, 5 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Pepperdine: B. Lane 11 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

    Pepperdine squeaks past Utah Valley 58-53

    Associated Press

    MALIBU, Calif. -- Brendan Lane and Jeremy Major scored key baskets late in the game as Pepperdine rallied past Utah Valley 58-53 on Saturday night.

    The Waves (4-1) were behind 45-42 with 3:55 left and surged on a 10-1 run down the stretch, closing out the contest by hitting 8 of 8 free throws. Malte Kramer and Nikolas Skouen had four each.

    Lane broke a 46-46 tie with a basket from the post at 2:04 remaining, and Major drove baseline on the next possession to make it 50-46 with 1:06 to play. Lane, with 11 points and 10 rebounds, had his third double-double in five games. Skouen scored 10 points and Major 9.

    Zach Nelson led Utah Valley (2-3) with 13 points, Enos Keawe added 12 and Ben Aird 10. The Wolverines hit only 31.7 percent from the field, but forced 15 turnovers to stay close. Utah Valley outscored Pepperdine 14-0 off turnovers.

    Copyright by STATS LLC and The Associated Press

    SPONSORED HEADLINES

    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UVU
    PEPP
    Points 53 58
    FG Made-Attempted 19-60 (.317) 18-43 (.419)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-22 (.273) 5-16 (.313)
    FT Made-Attempted 9-14 (.643) 17-26 (.654)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 12 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    » Nov 23, 2013 @PEPP 58, UVU 53Recap