Waves Set to Face UC Riverside in Midweek Game
Dec. 5, 2006
MALIBU, Calif. -
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The Pepperdine women's basketball team will wrap up its current four-game road swing Wednesday night against UC Riverside at the Student Rec Center in Riverside, Calif. Tip-off is set for 7 p.m.
The Waves (6-3) are off to their best start under head coach Julie Rousseau. Currently, Pepperdine is 2-1 on the road trip with victories over Cal State Northridge and UTA. The lone setback came in Sunday's loss to TCU in Fort Worth, Texas.
Freshman in two games last week, Teena Wickett averaged 17 points and 10.5 rebounds per game and picked up West Coast Conference Player of the Week accolades.
Wednesday's contest will be the Waves' second of the season against teams in the Big West Conference (BWC). Pepperdine is 1-0 against the BWC this season with its next two games against the BWC in Long Beach State and UC Santa Barbara, Dec. 16 and 18, respectively.