San Antonio 104, Indiana 97

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, November 23, 2012 8:00 PM
Location - Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, Indiana
Officials - #78 Scott Bolnick, #43 Dan Crawford, #30 John Goble
Attendance - 17082

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
San Antonio 28 20 25 31 104
Indiana 25 27 25 20 97

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
San Antonio 10-3 4-2 6-1 W2
Indiana 6-8 4-2 2-6 L1

Recap


Spurs 104, Pacers 97: Tony Parker scored a season-high 33 points as visiting San Antonio overcame a 17-point deficit and posted its 11th straight victory over the Pacers.

Parker made his first eight shots and finished 15-of-23 from the floor as the Spurs outscored the Pacers 51-27 over the final 18-plus minutes. Tim Duncan collected 22 points and 17 rebounds for his eighth double-double while Manu Ginobili added 19 off the bench

David West led the way for the Pacers with 22 points. Paul George, who had a record-setting nine 3-pointers Wednesday, added 15 as Indiana did not get a basket in the final 5 1/2 minutes and missed its last 14 shots.

The Pacers held a 70-53 advantage on a layup by Lance Stephenson with 6:35 remaining in the third but the Spurs were within four heading into the fourth on Parker's layup with 2.4 seconds remaining.

San Antonio was down by four with 5 1/2 minutes remaining but tied the game at 95-95 on Gary Neal's jumper a minute later. The Spurs never trailed after Parker's pull-up jumper with 4:32 remaining.

GAME NOTEBOOK:  Duncan reached 20 points in three straight games for the first time since the 2009-2010 season. ... Parker had a hand in San Antonio's first 13 baskets as he also handed out five assists while making his first eight shots. ... After getting his first triple-double Wednesday, Indiana center Roy Hibbert had 10 points, 11 rebounds and two blocks.

Top Game Performances

San Antonio   Indiana
Tony Parker 33 Scoring David West 22
Tony Parker 10 Assists D.J. Augustin 8
Tim Duncan 17 Rebounds Tyler Hansbrough 12
Manu Ginobili 4 Free Throws Made David West 8
Manu Ginobili 2 Steals Ian Mahinmi 1
Manu Ginobili 2 Blocks Roy Hibbert 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
San Antonio 104 49.4 2-17 20-22 19 37 2 8 10
Indiana 97 41.3 7-16 14-21 27 49 5 1 14

Upcoming Games

  • Indiana will play their next game on the road against L.A. Lakers. The Pacers have a W/L % of .167 after a win and .625 after a loss.
  • San Antonio will play their next game on the road against Toronto . The Spurs have a W/L % of .700 after a win and 1.000 after a loss.