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San Francisco looks for home win vs Pepperdine

Pepperdine (15-13, 8-6) vs. San Francisco (17-11, 6-7)

War Memorial Gymnasium, San Francisco; Saturday, 6 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: San Francisco looks for its fourth straight win over Pepperdine at War Memorial Gymnasium. The last victory for the Waves at San Francisco was a 98-84 win on Jan. 16, 2016.

SAVVY SENIORS: San Francisco has relied heavily on its seniors this year. Charles Minlend, Jamaree Bouyea, Jimbo Lull and Jordan Ratinho have combined to account for 64 percent of the team's scoring this year and 66 percent of all Dons points over the last five games.

SPARKING THE OFFENSE: Colbey Ross has directly created 56 percent of all Pepperdine field goals over the last three games. Ross has 25 field goals and 19 assists in those games.

ACCOUNTING FOR ASSISTS: The Waves have recently used assists to create baskets more often than the Dons. San Francisco has 31 assists on 74 field goals (41.9 percent) over its past three outings while Pepperdine has assists on 42 of 78 field goals (53.8 percent) during its past three games.

DID YOU KNOW: San Francisco has made 8.9 3-pointers per game as a team this year, which is second-best among WCC teams.

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