Scores

Final

Pepperdine 59

(1-0, 1-0 home)

    10:00 PM ET, November 12, 2011

    Firestone Fieldhouse, Malibu, California

    1 2 T
    POM 25 2550
    PEPP 26 3359

    Top Performers

    Pomona Pitzer: G. Wright 12 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast

    Pepperdine: C. Willis 18 Pts, 3 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl

    Pepperdine 59, Pomona-Pitzer 50

    Associated Press

    MALIBU, Calif. -- Caleb Willis scored 18 points to lead Pepperdine to a 59-50 victory over Pomona-Pitzer on Saturday night in the season opener for both schools.

    Taylor Darby added 14 points and six rebounds, while Corbin Moore pulled down 10 boards for the Waves.

    Pomona-Pitzer, a Division III school in Claremont, Calif., was led by Greg Wright's 12 points and Po Grant's 11.

    The Sagehens led 36-34 with eight minutes to play, but the Waves went on a 9-0 run to go ahead for good. Willis' fourth 3-pointer made it 48-38 with 3:12 remaining.

    Neither team shot well, as Pomona-Pitzer was at 38.2 percent to Pepperdine's 34.6 percent. The Waves had big advantages in rebounding (42-29) and at the foul line, where they went 17 for 21 to the Sagehens' 0 for 1.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    POM
    PEPP
    Points 50 59
    FG Made-Attempted 21-55 (.382) 18-52 (.346)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-25 (.320) 6-21 (.286)
    FT Made-Attempted 0-1 (.000) 17-21 (.810)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 9 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 4 10

    2011-12 Season

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