Pepperdine vs Santa Clara Recap - Pepperdine Wins 70-61

Santa Clara was victimized for 26 points and 17 rebounds by Brendan Lane as Pepperdine defeated them 70-61 in NCAA action on Thursday.

Pepperdine was an underdog by 5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.

Jeremy Major had 11 points for Pepperdine and Malcolm Brooks chipped in with 11 points. Jeremy Major had 7 assists for them, while Brendan Lane was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 17 boards.

Santa Clara got an 18-point performance from Jared Brownridge, who was supported by 16 points from Brandon Clark. Jared Brownridge had 6 assists in a losing cause for Santa Clara, while Jerry Brown grabbed 8 rebounds.

Pepperdine led at halftime, 38-33.

Pepperdine won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-30.