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Pepperdine 64

(1-5, 0-3 away)

(13) Michigan State 82

(4-2, 4-1 home)

    2:00 PM ET, December 4, 2005

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    PEPP 25 3964
    #13MSU 40 4282

    Top Performers

    Pepperdine: J. Clarendon 12 Pts, 8 Reb

    Michigan State: L. Shimek 28 Pts, 9 Reb

    Shimek, No. 15 Michigan State cruise past Pepperdine

    EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- Liz Shimek matched her career-high with 28 points and Michigan State (No. 15 ESPN/USA Today, No. 13 AP) won a school-record 16th straight home game, 82-64 over Pepperdine on Sunday.

    Shimek shot 13-for-15 from the field and had a game-best 12 rebounds for the Spartans (4-2).

    Rene Haynes had 12 points and Aisha Jefferson added nine rebounds in a reserve role for Michigan State, which hadn't played in eight days after playing three straight days in a tournament in the Virgin Islands.

    Daphanie Kennedy and Jasmane Clarendon each scored 12 points for the Waves (1-5), who shot 23.3 percent in the first half.

    After allowing the game's first basket, the Spartans scored 11 straight points and led by 20 late in the first half. Pepperdine cut the deficit to 15 at halftime, but Michigan State built its lead to 21 points in the second half.

    Michigan State shot 47.9 percent, and the Waves shot 32.7 percent. The Spartans outrebounded Pepperdine 48-34, and the Waves committed 19 turnovers.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    PEPP
    MSU
    Points 64 82
    FG Made-Attempted 19-50 (.380) 34-66 (.515)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-19 (.316) 6-17 (.353)
    FT Made-Attempted 22-27 (.815) 8-13 (.615)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 23 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 2 25

    Game Leaders

     
    PEPP
    MSU
    PointsJ. Clarendon 12L. Shimek 28
    ReboundsJ. Clarendon 8L. Shimek 9

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