Pepperdine juggles athletic schedules in face of wildfire

first_imgSaturday’s men’s basketball game against Cal State Northridge was postponed by the fire that as of Sunday had killed two in Southern California. No makeup date has been set. The Malibu campus is scheduled to reopen Monday, Nov. 26. That night, the Pepperdine men’s basketball team currently remains scheduled to play Idaho State at Firestone Fieldhouse. Related News The Waves head out Monday on a road trip that takes them to Northern Colorado and then the Islands of the Bahamas Showcase.For Pepperdine University updates, click here. Pepperdine’s men’s basketball team embarked Monday on a weeklong road trip, having already postponed one game because Southern California’s wildfires and leaving behind a campus closed through the Thanksgiving break.The Woolsey Fire in the Malibu area has affected several home athletic events this week, the university announced Sunday, with women’s volleyball, men’s water polo and women’s basketball among the sports impacted. LeBron James among Lakers affected by Sacramento smokelast_img