Scores

Final

UC Irvine 69

(6-5, 2-3 away)

Pepperdine 76

(5-8, 2-3 home)

10:00 PM ET, December 18, 2010

Firestone Fieldhouse, Malibu, California

1 2 T
UCI 33 3669
PEPP 38 3876

Top Performers

UC Irvine: D. Moore 16 Pts, 7 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

Pepperdine: K. Bell 19 Pts, 7 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

Pepperdine pulls out victory against UC Irvine

Associated Press

MALIBU, Calif. -- Keion Bell scored 19 points and Mychel Thompson added 18 as Pepperdine used a 12-5 run to close out UC Irvine 76-69 on Saturday night.

With the game tied at 64, Thompson drilled a 3-pointer with 3:09 remaining to put the Waves ahead for good. Bell and Thompson had seven rebounds each for Pepperdine (5-8).

The Anteaters had taken a 55-50 lead midway through the second half with a 9-0 run highlighted by a steal and layup by Darren Moore, who led UC Irvine (6-5) with 16 points. Patrick Rembert had 10 points and 11 rebounds for the Anteaters.

Lorne Jackson scored 14 points and added nine rebounds for Pepperdine, which led 38-33 at halftime.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
UCI
PEPP
Points 69 76
FG Made-Attempted 19-61 (.311) 23-63 (.365)
3P Made-Attempted 5-29 (.172) 7-19 (.368)
FT Made-Attempted 26-32 (.813) 23-29 (.793)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 26 (0/0) 22 (0/0)
Largest Lead 5 15

2010-11 Season

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