Scores

Final

Pepperdine 62

(14-13, 7-8 WCC)

Portland 74

(15-11, 7-7 WCC)

    Coverage: ROOT

    4:00 PM ET, February 15, 2014

    Earle A. Chiles Center, Portland, Oregon

    1 2 T
    PEPP 33 2962
    PORT 40 3474

    Top Performers

    Pepperdine: B. Lane 10 Pts, 10 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Blk

    Portland: R. Nicholas 21 Pts, 6 Reb

    Portland defeats Pepperdine 74-62

    Associated Press

    PORTLAND, Ore. -- Ryan Nicholas scored 21 points and grabbed six rebounds to help put Portland over Pepperdine 74-62 on Saturday.

    Thomas van der Mars added 15 points and five rebounds for the Pilots (15-11, 7-7). Tanner Riley scored 10 points and Korey Thieleke and Alec Wintering had eight apiece.

    Portland took a 15-5 lead early in the first half with Nicholas sinking a pair of 3-pointers and Riley hitting 5 for 5 from the line. The Pilots led 40-33 at the break.

    Pepperdine came within four points on a Stacy Davis 3 at 6:52 in the second but could not get any closer as Nicholas sealed the win for the Pilots with 10 points -- including 6 of 6 from the line -- in the final six minutes.

    Malcolm Brooks finished with 15 points for the Waves (14-13, 7-8) who hit just 35 percent from the field during the contest.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    PEPP
    PORT
    Points 62 74
    FG Made-Attempted 20-57 (.351) 23-50 (.460)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-20 (.250) 7-19 (.368)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-23 (.739) 21-29 (.724)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 19 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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