San Antonio 101, Houston 95

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, January 11, 2012 8:30 PM
Location - AT&T Center, San Antonio, Texas
Officials - #67 John Goble, #64 Eli Roe, #32 Eddie F. Rush
Attendance - 17381

Final Scoring Summary

Final OT 1 2 3 4 X T
Houston 27 23 18 22 5 95
San Antonio 23 24 25 18 11 101

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Houston 3-7 2-1 1-6 L1
San Antonio 7-4 7-0 0-4 W1

Recap


Tony Parker scored a season-high 28 points and Richard Jefferson connected on the go-ahead 3-point basket as the San Antonio Spurs registered a 101-95 overtime victory over the visiting Houston Rockets on Wednesday.

Tim Duncan added 17 points and 11 rebounds as San Antonio (7-4) improved to 7-0 at home.

Kyle Lowry scored 22 points, Luis Scola tallied 20 and Kevin Martin had 18 points for Houston (3-7), which dropped to 1-6 on the road.

San Antonio didn’t have a field goal in overtime until Jefferson hit a 3-pointer to give the Spurs a 94-92 lead with 1:09 left. Duncan followed with a basket with 35.5 seconds remaining and the Spurs held off Houston’s charge.

San Antonio wasn’t able to contain the Rockets in the final minute of regulation after Parker’s basket for a 90-85 advantage. Lowry hit a 3-pointer and Scola forced overtime with a driving basket with 5.8 seconds remaining in regulation.

Kawhi Leonard added 11 points and eight rebounds for San Antonio.

The Rockets led by 12 early in the second quarter but the Spurs responded with a 16-6 run and pulled within 45-43 on Duncan’s basket with 3:18 left in the half. Houston led 50-47 at intermission.

Top Game Performances

Houston   San Antonio
Kyle Lowry 22 Scoring Tony Parker 28
Kyle Lowry 7 Assists Tony Parker 8
Jordan Hill 8 Rebounds Tim Duncan 11
Kevin Martin 4 Free Throws Made Tony Parker 4
Kyle Lowry 3 Steals Tim Duncan 3
Samuel Dalembert 3 Blocks Tiago Splitter 3

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Houston 95 42.7 3-21 10-12 19 48 4 8 11
San Antonio 101 45.7 5-16 12-17 23 42 9 8 12

Upcoming Games

  • San Antonio will play their next game at home against Portland. The Spurs have a W/L % of .571 after a win and .750 after a loss.
  • Houston will play their next game at home against Sacramento. The Rockets have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .429 after a loss.
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