Leslie Lopez-Wood had 17 points to lead LMU to a regular-season finale win over Pepperdine.
The Lions rallied big late, but could not overcome a slow start in an 81-72 setback at USF.
Deanna Johnson netted her 1,000th career point and the Lions topped Pacific, 96-88, in double overtime.
LMU will wear pink in support of breast cancer awareness as it seeks a season sweep of Pacific Thursday.
Women's basketball seeks a season sweep of the Pilots on Saturday at the Chiles Center.
Freshman Makeznie Cast has wanted to play basketball for LMU since the third grade, and now she's living her dream.
Makenzie Cast previews LMU's upcoming game at Pacific.
LMU Sports Network introduces the women's basketball freshmen of 2014-15.
2017 WCC Championships Quarterfinals in Las Vegas, Nev., at Orleans Arena Mar. 2, 2017
Non-conference action from Gersten Pavilion on Dec. 10, 2016
2016 LMU Madness at Gersten Pavilion Oct. 20, 2016
Non-conference action from Gersten Pavilion in 19th annual LMU Thanksgiving Classic on Nov. 25, 2016
Exhibition game from Gersten Pavilion on Nov. 8, 2016
Recorded six points at Washington State (Nov. 11) ... Scored five points against Saint Louis (Nov. 13) ... Netted six points against UC Irvine (Nov. 25) ... Scored go-ahead 3-pointer with 32 seconds left at Seattle (Nov. 29) ... Hit a pair of 3-pointers against UCSB (Dec. 2) ... Scored a career-high 24 points at Cal State Fullerton (Dec. 4) ... Hit a trio of 3-pointers at Saint Mary's (Dec. 29) ... Tallied nine points at San Diego (Jan. 19) ... Posted six points against Santa Clara (Jan. 21) .. Posted 12 points on four 3-pointers against BYU (Jan. 28) ... Registered seven points vs San Francisco (Feb. 4) ... Scored six points at Gonzaga (Feb. 9) ... Added seven points and four rebounds against Portland (Feb. 11).
Appeared in 29 of 31 games, earning two starts... averaged 4.3 points and 1.4 rebounds in 14.8 minutes per game... scored in double figures three times... season-high 14 points versus BYU (Jan. 28) and at San Francisco (Feb. 20)... also had 12 points at Gonzaga (Feb. 4)... season-high four three-pointers versus BYU (Jan. 28) and at Gonzaga (Feb. 4).
WCC All-Freshman Team... appeared in 30 of 31 games during her rookie season... earned 11 consecutive starts midway through the year... averaged 6.8 points in 22.1 minutes per game... came into her own as conference play started... scored a then season-high 14 points in the Lions' WCC opener at Pepperdine (Dec. 29)... went on to reach double figures nine total times... led the Lions in scoring three times... poured in a season-high 20 points at Portland (Jan. 15)... hit six threes in the game, which ties for second most in LMU single-game history... averaged 10 ppg in WCC play... hit three or more threes eight times.
Four-year varsity letterwinner at Caroldelet High School... 117-12 career prep record... never lost more than five games in a season... 55-1 East Bay Athletic League record... four straight EBAL Championships from 2011-14... North Coast Second Division II Champs in 2012, 2013 and 2014... NSC runner-up in 2011... CIF NorCal State Championship runner-up in 2011... CIF NorCal Championships Open Division semifinalist in 2013 and 2014... rank as high as #1 in CIF Division II in 2011, 2013 and 2014... scored 1,217 career points... also hit 230 career three-pointers... All-State, All-Metro, All-East Bay and All-EBAL as a junior and senior... West Coast Jamboree Platinum All-Tournament Team in 2014... Jim Capoot Memorial Award Outstanding Player and Sportsman at the West Coast Jamboree in 2013... Dorothy Speck All-Tournament Team in 2014... also a four-year varsity letterwinner in softball... team captain as a junior... All-EBAL in 2013 and 2014... North Coast Section runner-up in 2011 and 2014... honor roll in 2012, 2013 and 2014... Carondelet High School President Academic Honors in 2014... four-year scholar-athlete... North Coast Section Scholastic Championship Team GPA Award in softball in 2013... MaxPreps Scholar-Athlete of the Week in 2013.
Played for Nike Cal Stars Elite in 2013... also played for East Bay Explosion (EBX) from 2006-13 and Fastbreak from 2010-13... Cal Stars went 54-3 in 2013... End of the Trail (Oregon) Champions in 2013... Nike TOC (Chicago) Champions in 2013... Music City Madness (Nashville) Champions and All-Tournament Team selection in 2013... End of the Trail Shootout Championship in 2013... Nike Nationals (South Carolina) runner-up in 2013... NorCal Preps top 12 player in 2014.
Makenzie Nicole Cast was born Sept. 14, 1995 in Concord, CA... parents are Donna and Jeff Cast... father, Jeff, played basketball at Albion College... has one older sister Kelsey, and one younger sister, Kylie... older sister, Kelsey, attended Chico State and was a member of the golf team... has volunteered at the Monument Crisis Center and St. Francis School... Psychology major at LMU.
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