Gonzaga vs Pepperdine Wrap - Gonzaga Wins 78-62
Gonzaga got 18 points from Elias Harris en route to a 78-62 victory over Pepperdine on Thursday at Firestone Fieldhouse.
The winning margin fell right on the closing number of 16, meaning the game was a push for bettors.
Kelly Olynyk had 16 points for Gonzaga and Kevin Pangos chipped in with 9 points. Mike Hart had 5 assists for them, while Elias Harris was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Pepperdine got 16 points from Lorne Jackson in a losing cause and another 15 points from Jordan Baker. Caleb Willis contributed 7 assists for them, while Stacy Davis had 8 rebounds.
Gonzaga led at halftime, 30-26.
The rebound battle favored Pepperdine as they grabbed 36 boards, while Gonzaga only had 30.