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                 === Pacers bounce back with win over Jazz ===
 
 Salt  Lake  City, UT (SportsNetwork.com) -  Paul George led a balanced Indiana
 scoring  attack with 19 points as the Pacers surged past the Utah Jazz, 95-86,
 Wednesday at EnergySolutions Arena.
 
 Lance  Stephenson scored  15 points, Roy Hibbert registered 13 points and nine
 rebounds  and  Luis Scola  added 14 points  off the bench  for the Pacers, who
 bounced back from Tuesday's 106-102 setback in Portland.
 
 "We're  a balanced  attack," Indiana head coach Frank Vogel said of his squad.
 "Everybody's a threat at all times."
 
 David  West  and George Hill supplied  10 points apiece for Indiana, which had
 dropped its last six trips to Salt Lake City.
 
 Derrick  Favors  and Enes Kanter  each registered double-doubles for the Jazz,
 who had won two straight. Favors scored 22 points and grabbed 13 boards, while
 Kanter tallied 20 points and 10 rebounds.
 
 "Nobody likes to lose,  but at the same time, they're one of the best teams in
 the  NBA," Favors said  of the Pacers. "We learned a lot tonight, mentally and
 physically."
 
 The Jazz jumped out to a 12-2 lead behind a pair of 3-pointers from Trey Burke
 before taking a 23-17 cushion into the second stanza.
 
 Utah  kept the Pacers at arm's length in the second and held a 46-37 lead with
 just  under three minute left in the half before Indiana closed the frame on a
 10-2 swing to pull within one at the break.
 
 The  Pacers  poured in six  of the first  eight points of  the third to grab a
 53-50 lead on Hibbert's reverse layup with 9:10 left in the period.
 
 The  teams exchange buckets from there until West drained back-to-back jumpers
 to  cap a  7-0 Indiana  surge that  put the  Pacers on  top, 68-63,  with 1:56
 remaining in the third.
 
 Kanter  scored the game's  next six points to give Utah a one-point lead early
 in the fourth, but Indiana answered with another 7-0 sprint to regain control.
 
 The  margin was  three, 79-76, with 6:42 to play following Gordon Hayward's 3-
 pointer,  but C.J. Watson  answered with a triple at the other end, sparking a
 9-0 Indiana spurt that West capped with a jumper to make it 88-76.
 
 A  pair of  Kanter free throws got  Utah within 90-83 with 1:04 remaining, but
 George,  who  had missed his  first seven tries from  beyond the arc, nailed a
 right corner trey to put the game away.
 
 
                                   Game Notes
 
 Indiana  improved to  8-2 on the road,  while Utah dropped to 3-7 at home this
 season  ... Burke netted  13 points and handed out nine assists in the setback
 ...  Indiana  scored 54 points in  the paint, compared  to 38 for Utah ... The
 Pacers shot 47.6 percent (40-of-84) from the floor, despite going 3-of-16 from
 3-point range.
 
 
 12/05 00:21:02 ET