SAN DIEGO -- Mychel Thompson hit a desperation 35-foot shot at the buzzer to tie the game at the end of regulation and then scored 12 of his 25 points in overtime as Pepperdine beat San Diego 70-63 on Saturday night.
The Waves (10-16, 4-5 West Coast) were down 57-54 when Thompson made his shot from two strides inside the half-court line.
Thompson went on to score his team's first 12 points in overtime, including his fifth 3-pointer as Pepperdine outscored the Toreros, 13-6.
Indiana guard James Blackmon Jr., who averaged 15.8 points in 13 games before being injured last season, has withdrawn from the NBA draft.
Isaiah Briscoe has decided to withdraw from the NBA draft and will return to Kentucky for his sophomore season. Marcus Lee intends to transfer.
The Big 12/SEC Challenge will again feature Kansas and Kentucky, this time at Rupp Arena. That's not the only exciting matchup in next season's midseason conference showdown.