MALIBU, Calif.: Kessler Edwards scored 26 issues to steer Pepperdine over California 74-62 on Wednesday night time, its first win over the Bears.
Edwards was once 9-of-13 capturing from the ground and made 4 3-pointers. Jan Zidek, a 6-Nine sophomore from Prague, Czech Republic, added 14 issues off the bench for the Waves (3-2). Andre Ball had 12 issues.
Colbey Ross, who’s at the Wooden Award and Naismith Trophy watch lists, added 9 issues for Pepperdine. He additionally had 11 assists, two shy of a occupation top.
Zidek made 4 of Pepperdine’s 10 3-pointers within the first part because the Waves constructed a 44-30 lead. Matt Bradley and Grant Anticevich did just about all the scoring for Cal within the part, combining for 25 issues on 8-of-16 capturing.
Pepperdine led by way of double digits all of the 2nd part. Edwards had 13 issues and his dunk with 7:43 to play stretched the Waves’ result in 63-47 with 7:33 ultimate.
Bradley completed with 27 issues and Anticevich had 21 for the Golden Bears (2-4).
It was once the primary time a Pac-12 college has traveled to Pepperdine since 2012. Cal had received 3 within the collection, every at house.
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