Latest in a series of occasional articles looking at the Southland's Division I basketball programs.
In 2011, when Stacy Davis was entering his senior year of high school in Arizona, he attended a basketball camp at Pepperdine. He was young for his grade, 16, and not much of a prospect.
The Pepperdine coaches had their eyes on someone else — until they were told, time and again, where their focus should actually be.
After each session, a different Pepperdine player approached the coaching staff gushing about Davis, recalled John Impelman, now the Waves' recruiting coordinator and assistant coach.
That Davis was so young helped Pepperdine...