Scores

Final

Santa Clara 71

(13-9, 4-2 WCC)

Pepperdine 59

(8-15, 2-4 WCC)

    10:30 PM ET, January 27, 2011

    Firestone Fieldhouse, Malibu, California

    1 2 T
    SCU 33 3871
    PEPP 18 4159

    Top Performers

    Santa Clara: M. Trasolini 18 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Blk

    Pepperdine: M. Thompson 17 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 3 Blk

    Santa Clara 71, Pepperdine 59

    Associated Press

    MALIBU, Calif. -- Marc Trasolini scored seven of his game-high 18 points in helping Santa Clara jump to a 26-5 lead, and the Broncos went on to a 71-59 victory at Pepperdine on Thursday night.

    Trasolini hit 7 of 9 shots from the floor and had eight rebounds for Santa Clara (13-9, 4-2 West Coast Conference). Evan Roquemore added 14 points, Niyi Harrison 12 points and Troy Payne 11.

    Mychel Thompson had 17 points and Joshua Lowery 12 for Pepperdine (8-15, 2-4).

    Santa Clara broke out to a 17-1 lead as the Waves didn't hit a field goal until 4 1/2 minutes into the game.

    The Broncos went into halftime with a 33-18 lead, and Pepperdine got no closer than 12 points in the second half.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SCU
    PEPP
    Points 71 59
    FG Made-Attempted 25-51 (.490) 22-54 (.407)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-12 (.250) 3-9 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 18-23 (.783) 12-17 (.706)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 23 0

    2010-11 Season

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