Gonzaga vs Loyola Marymount Recap - Gonzaga Wins 82-72
Sam Dower scored 28 points and chipped in with 14 rebounds for Gonzaga on Saturday, leading them to an 82-72 victory over Loyola Marymount at Gersten Pavilion.
Gonzaga won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9.5-point spread as favorites.
Drew Barham had 16 points for Gonzaga and Gerard Coleman chipped in with 11 points. Kevin Pangos had 6 assists for them, while Sam Dower was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
Loyola Marymount got a 19-point performance from Evan Payne, who was supported by 13 points from Anthony Ireland. Anthony Ireland had 9 assists in a losing cause for Loyola Marymount, while Alex Osborne grabbed 11 rebounds.
Gonzaga hit the break leading 42-33 before taking care of business in the second half.
Gonzaga won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-31.