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