SPOKANE, Wash. - After a week off for the holiday's the 7th ranked Gonzaga Bulldogs opened up West Coast Conference play with a 92-62 win over Pepperdine Thursday night.
The Zags got off to a bit of a slow start early, but rallied to take a 7 point lead at halftime. Silas Melson and Jordan Mathews both had 9 points in the first half to lead Gonzaga.
After halftime it was all Gonzaga as five different Bulldogs ended the night in double figures. Przemek Karnowski and Nigel Williams-Goss both had 16 points to lead the offense.
With the win the Zags improve to 13-0 on the season, and 1-0 in WCC play. Gonzaga will be at Pacific Saturday.