The Loyola Marymount Lions got a three-pointer from Jarred DuBois with 18 seconds remaining in the game Saturday night, giving the Lions a 62-59 home win over the Portland Pilots at Gersten Pavilion in Los Angeles. The win for the Lions, combined with the Saint Mary's Gaels getting a road win in Provo over the BYU Cougars, moved LMU into a tie for third place in the West Coast Conference standings.
|West Coast Conference Basketball Standings|
|Team||Conf.||Overall||This Week||Next Week|
|Gonzaga||7-1||17-3||1-0||at BYU, at Pepperdine|
|Loyola Marymount||6-3||13-9||2-1||Pepperdine, USF|
|BYU||6-3||18-6||1-1||Gonzaga, at Portland|
|San Francisco||5-5||15-9||2-0||at LMU|
|San Diego||3-6||8-13||1-1||at St. Mary's, Santa Clara|
|Portland||2-7||5-17||0-2||at Santa Clara, BYU|
|Pepperdine||2-8||8-13||1-1||at LMU, Gonzaga|
|Santa Clara||0-8||8-13||0-3||Portland, at San Diego|
|Through games of January 28|
The Pepperdine Waves snapped an eight-game losing streak Saturday night with a 74-62 home win over the Santa Clara Broncos, dropping the Broncos to 0-8 in WCC play. The Waves host the Gonzaga Bulldogs next Saturday night at Firestone Fieldhouse in Malibu.