O’Brien, Henton lead Agua Caliente Clippers to victory over Magic
By Sports Staff
The Agua Caliente Clippers (17-18) topped the Lakeland Magic (16-16) 121-110 at the RP Funding Center.
The Clippers took an early 27-18 lead after the first quarter and held on to the lead going into the half 64-43. The Magic outscored the Clippers 28-25 in the third with a surge of three-pointers in the fourth but were not able to overcome the early deficit.
J.J. O’Brien led the Clippers in scoring with 26 points and five rebounds while LaDontae Henton had 25 points and six rebounds on the night.
The Clippers went 27-for-33 (82%) from the free-throw line, led by Henton and O’Brien who each went 6-for-7.
DeAndre Daniels added 16 points and was 4-5 from the charity line. Ike Iroegbu had a double-double with his 13 points and game-high 10 assists. Tyler Roberson scored 15 points and Dakarai Allen added 12.