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David Stockton finished with 18 points, 5 assists and four rebounds to lead Gonzaga past the Waves on Thursday. David Stockton finished with 18 points, 5 assists and four rebounds to lead Gonzaga past the Waves on Thursday.
The Gonzaga University men's basketball team resumed West Coast Conference play with a 83-68 win over Pepperdine on Thursday, Feb. 13, at the McCarthey Athletic Center. 

The Zags (22-4, 12-1 WCC) were led by David Stockton's 18 points, 5 assists, and 4 rebounds, Kevin Pangos also finished with 18 points. Przemek Karnowski dropped in 17, grabbed 7 boards and had 4 assists. Gary Bell Jr. was the last Gonzaga player in double figures, he had 11 points and 7 rebounds.

The Bulldogs shot 42-percent from beyond the arc in the game after starting off on fire, going 7-of-14 from the three-point line in the first half. 

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Kevin Pangos and David Stockton scored 18 points apiece as Gonzaga beat Pepperdine for the 26th straight time, 83-68 on Thursday night.

It's Gonzaga's longest streak against any team.

Przemek Karnowski had 17 points and seven rebounds for Gonzaga (22-4, 12-1 West Coast Conference) and Gary Bell Jr. added 11.

Pangos made four of Gonzaga's 10 3-pointers and Stockton had five assists and three steals to help the Bulldogs rebound after a 60-54 loss at Memphis on Saturday.

Stacy Davis scored 14 points for Pepperdine (14-12, 7-7), which was looking to rebound after an overtime loss to Saint Mary's in its last game. Brendan Lane had 12 and Nikolas Skouen added 12 for the Waves.

Pepperdine last beat the Bulldogs on Jan. 18, 2002 and hasn't won in Spokane since the 1997-98 season.

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