It could be a good day for Highlanders basketball at Firestone Fieldhouse on Wednesday as Pepperdine hosts UC Riverside. Tip-off is at 10:00 EST. The Highlanders come in at 2-6 overall. The Waves maintain a record of 4-3. UC Riverside has a road record of 0-5 while Pepperdine is 2-0 at home.
StatSmack! UC Riverside is better than Pepperdine
UC Riverside had a better conference record than Pepperdine last season (7-9 vs 4-12).
The Big West has 2 teams - Cal State Fullerton (9.9) and Cal State Northridge (9.6) - that create more steals per game than the West Coast leader, Gonzaga (9.4).
We make our fans proud. UC Riverside had a better record at home than Pepperdine last season (8-5 vs 6-7).
The UC Riverside steals leader (Chris Harriel) has more steals than the Pepperdine steals leader (Caleb Willis).