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BYU Cougars vs. Pepperdine Waves

The fans at Firestone Fieldhouse will be treated to a game between the BYU Cougars and the Pepperdine Waves when they take their seats on Thursday.

BYU was an 85-67 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Portland. They covered the 10.5-point spread as favorites.

Pepperdine lost its last outing, an 84-72 result against St. Mary's on January 26. They covered in that game as a 19.5-point underdog.

BYU:
Team record: 16-6 SU, 11-10 ATS

is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
is 4-8 SU in its last 12 games on the road
is 3-9 ATS in its last 12 games on the road

When playing on Thursday are 4-4
Before playing Santa Clara are 5-0
After playing Portland are 4-1
After a win are 7-3

Pepperdine:
Team record: 10-10 SU, 10-5-1 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing BYU
is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
is 2-5-1 ATS in its last 8 games when playing BYU

When playing on Thursday are 2-5
Before playing San Francisco are 2-8
After playing St. Mary's are 2-8
After a loss are 7-3

Next up:
BYU home to Santa Clara, Saturday, February 2
Pepperdine home to San Francisco, Saturday, February 2