Pepperdine beats Duquesne 84-70 in Gulf Coast Showcase
Duquesne (3-1) was coming off a 78-52 win over Penn State in which the Dukes made a school record 17 3-pointers. But the Waves (2-2), who have held opponents to 15 percent from the arc, limited the Dukes to 6 of 27 3-pointers (22.2 percent) while hitting 10 of 20 of their 3-pointers.
Pepperdine had a 19-point lead early in the second half. Duquesne got within seven, 72-65, with 3:08 left but no closer.