Stockton Kings Slide Past Austin Spurs, 116-109
Stockton, Calif. - The Stockton Kings (14-9), the NBA G League affiliate of the Sacramento Kings, beat the Austin Spurs (12-14) the NBA G League affiliate of the San Antonio Spurs, in a close game Sunday afternoon at the Stockton Arena. The final score was 116-109.
Two-way player, Stockton Kings forward, Troy Williams lead both teams in scoring with 24 points, along with four rebounds.
In the first half, Stockton Kings guard Kalin Lucas scored 12 of his 23 points and posted four assists. Austin Spurs forward Josh Huestis scored 11 points to go along with 3 rebounds off the bench. Williams posted 11 points in the third quarter to help Stockton see their biggest lead of the night, to be up 14 points.
Towards the end of the fourth quarter the Austin Spurs cut the lead down to two points with 16.9 seconds remaining. Williams scored and was fouled, sending him to the line. The three-point play gave the Kings a 114-109 lead with 15.4 seconds left of play.
Overall, Lucas posted 23 points, eight rebounds and three rebounds while forward Anthony Walker contributed with 13 points. Stockton saw five players in double figures. Today was the team's fifth home win in a row.
Austin Spurs guard Lonnie Walker IV led the team with 20 points and four assists.
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