Las Vegas — West Coast Conference Tournament Semifinals have been set up.
Second-seeded BYU will play third Pepperdine on Monday (10 pm, MST, ESPN2) after defeating 7th Santa Clara 78-70 in the quarterfinals at Orleans Arena on Saturday night. ..
Pepperdine led 40-35 in half-time, pulling away in the second half. Wave led 18 people. However, Broncos counterattacked with a 15-2 run later in the game, reducing the deficit to just 4 points, 74-70.
Pepperdine did not score a field goal at the end of the contest at 5:42, but it made an important free throw in the stretch.
Guard Colbeiros scored the game’s highest 25 points and Kessler Edwards added 21 to the wave.
BYU and Pepperdine have split the regular season series. Cougar defeated Wave 65-54 on January 23 at Provo. BYU fell to Pepperdine 76-73 in Malibu on January 27th.
No in the other semi-finals on Monday. 1 Gonzaga played against No. 4 St. Mary’s and defeated No. 5 Loyola Mary Mount on Saturday 52-47.
WCC Semifinal Set — Which team will BYU play on Monday night?
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