Pepperdine Defeats Houston Baptist 57-53 - Recap

Pepperdine earned a 57-53 victory over Houston Baptist on Tuesday, getting 17 points from Lorne Jackson at Sharp Gym.

Jett Raines had 12 points for Pepperdine and Caleb Willis chipped in with 9 points. Jordan Baker had 4 assists for them, while Stacy Davis was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.

Houston Baptist got 14 points from Tyler Russell in a losing cause and another 14 points from Art Bernardi. Marcus Davis contributed 3 assists for them, while Dauson Womack had 15 rebounds.

Pepperdine trailed at halftime, 26-25.

The rebound battle favored Houston Baptist as they grabbed 43 boards, while Pepperdine only had 39.