Pepperdine claimed its fourth WCC road win of the season.
Five Waves scored in double-figures as Pepperdine improved to 5-2 in the WCC.
Pepperdine will look to bounce back at home on Saturday against Portland at 5 p.m.
Pepperdine, 4-1 in the WCC, will host sixth-ranked Gonzaga on Thursday.
Pepperdine will take its 3-1 WCC record to San Diego on Saturday.
Martin A. Folb's photos of the Waves' 67-63 home win over the Pilots.
Martin A. Folb's photos of the Waves' 78-76 loss to #3 Gonzaga.
Martin A. Folb's photos of the Waves' 71-61 home victory over the Tigers.
Martin A. Folb's photos of the Waves' 68-59 home loss to the Gaels.
Martin A. Folb's photos of the Waves' 55-53 loss to IUPUI in Firestone Fieldhouse.
PEPPERDINE 2013-14: Named to the WCC All-Freshman team after a hugely impressive first season ... Averaged 9.1 points, 4.5 assists, 3.2 rebounds and 1.3 steals in 30.2 minutes ... The only player to start all 31 games (and became the first freshman to start every game since Levy Middlebrooks in 1984-85) ... Set a Pepperdine freshman record with 138 assists (the most by any Wave since 1999-00) ... Ranked fifth in the WCC in assists both overall and in league games only (4.4) ... Also tied for fourth in steals in WCC games only (1.7), and 10th overall ... Posted his only double-double with season highs of 19 points and 12 assists vs. Green Bay at the Great Alaska Shootout (11/28) ... The 12 assists set a record for a Pepperdine true freshman ... Scored in double-figures 15 times ... Led, or shared the team lead, in assists 17 times ... Had at least five assists on 12 occasions ... Scored 14 of his 18 points in the second half of a comeback win at UC Irvine (12/7) ... Best WCC outputs were 14 points vs. Saint Mary's (2/8) and nine assists vs. Santa Clara (3/1) ... Other season highs were eight rebounds vs. San Jose State (11/20), four steals vs. Gonzaga (1/16) and at Gonzaga (2/13), three three-pointers made (several times), two blocked shots (several times) and 42 minutes played vs. Saint Mary's (2/8).
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Maranatha High School, located in Pasadena, Calif., in 2013 ... Played four years on the varsity ... Was a three-time All-CIF Southern Section first team selection, a three-time Pasadena Star-News All-Area first team pick and the 2012 Olympic League MVP ... Averaged 17.7 points, 2.5 steals, 2.2 rebounds and 1.8 assists as a senior ... Was one of the section's top scorers as a junior, averaging 25.8 points, good for #1 in Division IV-AA ... Also averaged 6.1 rebounds, 4.6 assists, 1.9 steals and 1.3 blocks ... As a 2010-11 sophomore, averaged 14.8 points, 4.8 rebounds, 4.0 assists and 1.2 steals ... Helped Maranatha to the CIF semifinals and into the state playoffs for the first time in state history as a sophomore ... As a 2009-10 freshman, averaged 8.5 points and was on the all-league second team ... Rated among the state's top 30 seniors by ESPN.com ... Also lettered in football.
CLUB: Played with Double Pump and California Supreme.
PERSONAL: Born in Pasadena, Calif. ... Son of Michelle Davis ... Has two siblings, Jerry and Daysha ... Majoring in advertising ... Chose Pepperdine because "I loved the coaching staff and my great teammates, it's a fantastic campus and I wanted to make sure my mom could attend all my home games."
FAVORITES: Enjoys watching movies ... Favorites include Chris Paul (pro basketball player), Miami Heat (pro basketball team), Life of Pi (movie), Kevin Hart - Laugh at My Pain (movie), The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (TV show), Drake (musical artist), In-N-Out Burger (food) and football (sport other than basketball) ... Favorite thing about basketball is "being a student of the game."