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Wallace, Brown help AC Clippers edge South Bay Lakers in thriller

By in Press Enterprise on December 29, 2017

By Sports Staff

The Agua Caliente Clippers of Ontario defeated the South bay Lakers 118-117 at the Citizens Business Bank Arena.

Tyrone Wallace posted a game-high 28 points, adding 10 assists and six rebounds.

The Clippers trailed 61-58 at the half and tied the game at 88 on a pair of free-throws by Ike Iroegbu with a second left in the third quarter.

Tied at 106 with 3:53 left in the game, JJ O’Brien makes a three-pointer with an assist from Wallace to give ACC the lead for good.

The team was 17-20 (85%) from the free-throw line and 47-92 (51%) from the field.

Vitto Brown added 20 points, seven rebounds, and an assist. O’Brien was 4-for-4 from the charity line to add to his 19 points. Iroegbu and Tyler Roberson each scored 13 points.

The Clippers are 13-9 and will host the Texas Legends on Saturday at 7 p.m.


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