Indiana 111, Cleveland 90

Date - Monday, March 18, 2013 7:00 PM
Location - Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, Ohio
Officials - #43 Dan Crawford, #20 Leroy Richardson, #44 Eli Roe
Attendance - 13016

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Indiana 27 33 27 24 111
Cleveland 24 21 17 28 90

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Indiana 41-26 26-8 15-18 W1
Cleveland 22-45 13-20 9-25 L3

Recap

Pacers 111, Cavaliers 90: Tyler Hansbrough made the most of his second start of the season with 18 points and 11 rebounds to lead visiting Indiana to an easy win.

Starting in place of David West, who sat with a sprained lower back, Hansbrough was part of a balanced attack that saw eight players score at least eight points. Gerald Green had 13 of his 20 points in the first half and Paul George contributed 14.

C.J. Miles paced Cleveland with 21 points off the bench. Tristan Thompson added 20 points and 11 rebounds in the Cavaliers' seventh loss in nine games.

The Pacers ended the first half on a 15-4 run and had a 7-0 burst early in the third to go up 69-50. Hansbrough's second three-point play of the quarter made it 77-54 and Jeff Pendergraph's 3-pointer with 39 seconds left gave Indiana an 87-62 advantage entering the fourth.

In losing its fifth straight to the Pacers, Cleveland could not muster up a miracle, falling behind by as many as 28 in the fourth. The Cavs shot 38 percent and were outrebounded 57-45 and outscored in the paint 42-26.

GAME NOTEBOOK: SGs Dion Waiters, Daniel Gibson and Wayne Ellington combined to shoot 4-for-25 for Cleveland. ... C Roy Hibbert chipped in 12 points, nine rebounds and five blocks for Indiana. ... The Pacers finished 25-for-29 at the line.

Top Game Performances

Indiana   Cleveland
Gerald Green 20 Scoring C.J. Miles 21
George Hill 7 Assists Luke Walton 4
Tyler Hansbrough 11 Rebounds Tristan Thompson 11
Tyler Hansbrough 6 Free Throws Made Daniel Gibson 4
George Hill 3 Steals Alonzo Gee 3
Roy Hibbert 5 Blocks Tristan Thompson 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Indiana 111 44.3 8-22 25-29 29 57 9 8 14
Cleveland 90 38.0 6-24 14-21 21 45 7 6 11

Upcoming Games

  • Cleveland will play their next game at home against Miami. The Cavaliers have a W/L % of .318 after a win and .333 after a loss.
  • Indiana will play their next game at home against Orlando. The Pacers have a W/L % of .550 after a win and .704 after a loss.