The Pepperdine basketball team, 5-3 after defeating Cal State Fullerton, 80-71, Monday night, will play in Tennessee's Volunteer Tournament on Monday and Tuesday at Knoxville.
The Waves will face Army, 3-3, Monday and Tennessee (4-0) will meet Colorado (6-1). The consolation and championship games will be played Tuesday.
Pepperdine performed well against Fullerton, holding off a second-half Titan surge that narrowed a 15-point Pepperdine lead to 73-71 with one minute remaining. Marty Wilson then sank five free throws and Craig Davis added two to pull out the win.
The UCLA women's basketball team, 3-5 at the start of the week, will be at UC Irvine at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and play host to North Carolina at 2 p.m. Dec. 31 at John Wooden Center.