Scores

Final

Pepperdine 60

(3-7, 1-4 away)

Utah 67

(6-2, 5-1 home)

    9:00 PM ET, December 7, 2010

    Jon M. Huntsman Center, Salt Lake City, Utah

    1 2 T
    PEPP 29 3160
    UTAH 26 4167

    Top Performers

    Pepperdine: J. Lowery 10 Pts, 3 Reb, 5 Ast

    Utah: W. Clyburn 23 Pts, 13 Reb, 4 Ast, 7 Stl

    Utah 67, Pepperdine 60

    Associated Press

    SALT LAKE CITY -- Utah broke open a back-and-forth game late in the second half and held off Pepperdine 67-60 on Tuesday night.

    Utah reserve guard Chris Kupets keyed a 14-6 run with back-to-back 3-pointers, and Will Clyburn scored 12 of his game-high 23 points in the second half for the Utes (6-2).

    Jason Washburn had 12 points and eight rebounds for Utah, which won its third in a row and improved to 5-0 at home.

    Keion Bell scored 17 points and Josh Lowery added 10 for the Waves (3-7), who have lost five of their last seven.

    Clyburn was 8 of 13 from the field and grabbed a game-high 13 rebounds. Kupets finished with eight points.

    Both teams struggled from long range. Utah made 6 of 23 3-point attempts, while Pepperdine was just 3 of 17.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    PEPP
    UTAH
    Points 60 67
    FG Made-Attempted 25-65 (.385) 25-59 (.424)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-17 (.176) 6-23 (.261)
    FT Made-Attempted 7-15 (.467) 11-19 (.579)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 5 10

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