Pepperdine vs St. Mary's Recap - St. Mary's Wins 84-72
St. Mary's earned an 84-72 victory over Pepperdine on Saturday, getting 19 points from Beau Levesque at McKeon Pavilion.
St. Mary's did not, however, defeat Pepperdine against the spread, which closed at 19.5 at most sportsbooks.
St. Mary's got 17 points from Stephen Holt and another 13 points from Brad Waldow. Matthew Dellavedova contributed 10 assists, while Mitchell Young cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Pepperdine got 20 points from Jordan Baker in a losing cause and another 16 points from Lorne Jackson. Jordan Baker contributed 4 assists for them, while Moriba De Freitas had 5 rebounds.
St. Mary's led at halftime, 49-40.
Pepperdine won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-27.