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Austin Spurs Fall to Salt Lake City Stars 101-93

December 3, 2016 - AUSTIN, Texas (Dec. 3, 2016) - The Austin Spurs (4-4) fell to the Salt Lake City Stars (2-8), 101-93, at the H-E-B Center at Cedar Park Saturday evening. On assignment from San Antonio, Dejounte Murray led Austin with a team-high 30 points (14-22 FG, 2-2 FT), 8 rebounds, and 7 assists in 39 minutes. Cory Jefferson recorded 18 points (6-9 FG, 4-4 FT) and 7 rebounds in 27 minutes, while San Antonio assignee Davis Bertans chipped in 10 points in 34 minutes. After a close two quarters, the Spurs took a 50-49 lead at the ha... Full Story

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Warriors Fall to the Red Claws

December 3, 2016 - PORTLAND, Maine - The Santa Cruz Warriors (2-7) were defeated by the Maine Red Claws (7-2) 115-106 on Saturday night at the Portland Exhibition Building. The Warriors were paced by Scott Wood, who notched 26 points on 5-of-8 shooting from behind the arc. Guard Phil Pressey contributed 20 points, 4 rebounds, and 3 assists, while Dennis Clifford and Cameron Jones added 14 points each. Jalen Jones led the Red Claws with 28 points and 6 rebounds, while Demetrius Jackson finished with 23 points, 7 rebounds, and 5 assists. J... Full Story

BayHawks Comeback Falls Short

December 3, 2016 - Erie, PA (December 3) - The Erie BayHawks (1-7) late comeback bid fell short tonight against the Westchester Knicks (6-1), 103-105. The BayHawks and Knicks were evenly matched through one quarter of play with seven lead changes and four ties but the Knicks jumped out in front in the second behind a 14-2 run to open the quarter. After shooting 42% in the opening frame, Erie tapered off to only 29% shooting from the field in the second quarter leading to a 46-64 Knicks lead at half. Erie went on a 12-2 run of their own i... Full Story

Westchester Knicks Soar Through Erie for Sixth Win in a Row

December 3, 2016 - ERIE, PA - The Westchester Knicks (6-1), the official NBA Development League affiliate of the New York Knickerbockers, has secured its sixth win in a row with a 105-103 defeat of the Erie BayHawks (1-7), the Orlando Magic's affiliate. With one more win, Westchester will tie its record start of 7-1, a feat the team accomplished to start the 2015-16 season. Jordon Crawford paced Westchester with 22 points, hitting 3-of-4 from downtown and adding three a piece of rebounds and assists. Chasson Randle had 13 points with fi... Full Story

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