Montana 61

(3-1, 1-1 away)

Pepperdine 51

(1-3, 1-1 home)

    6:30 PM ET, November 27, 2004

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    MONT 29 3261
    PEPP 31 2051

    Montana 61, Pepperdine 51

    MALIBU, Calif. (AP) -- Tournament MVP Hollie Tyler had 18 points and four blocked shots Saturday to lead Montana to a 61-51 victory over host Pepperdine in the Four Points LAX Turkey Shootout.

    Jennifer Lacy scored 10 of her 26 points to rally Pepperdine (1-3) from a 45-41 deficit with 9:19 remaining to a 51-48 lead with 5:14 to play, but Lady Griz (3-1) scored the final 13 points of the game.

    Katie Edwards added 11 points for Montana, including two free throws with 16 seconds remaining for the final margin.

    Pepperdine jumped out to an early 11-2 lead with 14:33 remaining in the first half.

    Tyler scored Montana's next 10 points and the Lady Griz rallied to take a 21-20 lead on a 3-pointer by Dana Conway with 5:53 left in the half.

    Pepperdine led 31-29 at halftime.

    Keller finished with nine points and nine rebounds for Montana and was also named to the all tournament team. Lynsey Monaco had nine assists for the Lady Griz.

    Lacy, who also was named to the all-tournament team, added 15 rebounds for the Waves.

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