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Portland Pilots vs. Pepperdine Waves

The Portland Pilots and the Pepperdine Waves will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Firestone Fieldhouse.

Portland was a 71-57 winner in its last match on the road against Loyola Marymount. They covered the 4-point spread as underdogs.

Pepperdine was a 70-53 loser in their most recent outing at home against Gonzaga. They failed to cover the 8.5-point spread as underdogs.

Portland:
Team record: 11-7 SU, 13-5 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing on the road against Pepperdine
is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Pepperdine
is 5-12 SU in its last 17 games when playing on the road against Pepperdine
is 4-17 SU in its last 21 games on the road

When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing BYU are 4-3
After playing Loyola Marymount are 4-6
After a win are 5-5

Pepperdine:
Team record: 11-8 SU, 11-5 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Portland
is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games when playing at home against Portland
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of last 13 games when playing Portland

When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing St. Mary's are 4-6
After playing Gonzaga are 2-8
After a loss are 5-5

Next up:
Portland home to BYU, Thursday, January 23
Pepperdine at St. Mary's, Thursday, January 23