Washington State Downs Pepperdine 78-61 - Match Report
Royce Woolridge scored 20 points leading Washington State to a 78-61 victory over Pepperdine at Friel Court on Sunday.
Bettors who backed Washington State were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 9.5 at sportsbooks.
Que Johnson had 14 points for Washington State and Jordan Railey chipped in with 10 points. Royce Woolridge had 4 assists for them, while DaVonte Lacy was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Pepperdine got 17 points from Jeremy Major in a losing cause and another 12 points from Stacy Davis. Malcolm Brooks contributed 3 assists for them, while Brendan Lane had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Washington State were victorious, as the score was 41-26 at the break.
Washington State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 39-34.