Sacramento 106, Utah 97

Boxscore | Recap
Sunday, April 3, 2011 6:00 PM
Location - Power Balance Pavilion, Sacramento, California
Officials - #24 Mike Callahan, #72 Kevin Cutler, #50 Olandis Poole
Attendance - 17215

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Utah 19 21 32 25 97
Sacramento 26 24 31 25 106

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Utah 36-41 20-19 16-22 L8
Sacramento 22-54 11-28 11-26 W1

Recap


Tyreke Evans had 24 points and 10 assists to help the Sacramento Kings post a 106-97 victory over the visiting Utah Jazz on Sunday.

DeMarcus Cousins posted 17 points, nine rebounds, six assists and five steals and Francisco Garcia scored 17 points as Sacramento (22-54) snapped a two-game losing streak.

Paul Millsap scored 21 points and Gordon Hayward and Kyle Weaver added 19 apiece for Utah (36-41), which lost its season-high eighth straight.

Sacramento took control with a 15-2 first-quarter run and boosted the lead to 46-25 on Darnell Jackson’s dunk with 5:26 left in the first half.

The Kings' advantage was 16 after Beno Udrih’s basket with 1:50 left in the third, before Utah cut the margin to 81-72 entering the final quarter.

Marcus Thornton added 15 points, Udrih had 12 and Jackson tallied 11 for the Kings.

Al Jefferson added 11 points for the Jazz, who are 9-28 since starting the season 27-13.

Top Game Performances

Utah   Sacramento
Paul Millsap 21 Scoring Tyreke Evans 24
Earl Watson 8 Assists Tyreke Evans 10
Al Jefferson 9 Rebounds DeMarcus Cousins 9
Paul Millsap 5 Free Throws Made DeMarcus Cousins 5
Paul Millsap 3 Steals DeMarcus Cousins 5
Earl Watson 2 Blocks Samuel Dalembert 3

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Utah 97 46.9 6-13 15-20 25 33 5 8 14
Sacramento 106 51.9 6-15 18-22 29 39 6 9 14

Upcoming Games

  • Sacramento will play their next game on the road against Houston. The Kings have a W/L % of .238 after a win and .309 after a loss.
  • Utah will play their next game on the road against L.A. Lakers . The Jazz have a W/L % of .472 after a win and .463 after a loss.
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