Pepperdine vs Portland Final: 54-47 - Recap
|Pepperdine vs Portland Final: 54-47 - Recap|
Stacy Davis scored 14 points leading Pepperdine to a 54-47 victory over Portland at Firestone Fieldhouse on Saturday.
Bettors who backed Pepperdine were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 5.5 at sportsbooks.
Pepperdine got 10 points from Jordan Baker and another 9 points from Lorne Jackson. Jordan Baker contributed 4 assists, while Stacy Davis cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Portland got 11 points from Oskars Reinfelds in a losing cause and another 10 points from Derrick Rodgers. David Carr contributed 2 assists for them, while Thomas van der Mars had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Portland were victorious, as the score was 28-21 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Portland as they grabbed 43 boards, while Pepperdine only had 38.