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Hibbert leads Pacers to 99-77 win over Bobcats

Updated: 08 January 2012 15:45 IST

Roy Hibbert scored 20 points to help the Indiana Pacers beat the Charlotte Bobcats 99-77 on Saturday night.

Hibbert leads Pacers to 99-77 win over Bobcats

Indianapolis:

Roy Hibbert scored 20 points to help the Indiana Pacers beat the Charlotte Bobcats 99-77 on Saturday night.

Hibbert, who briefly left the game with a sprained right ankle, also had eight rebounds and three blocks. Tyler Hansbrough scored 15 points, Darren Collison had 14, and Danny Granger and George Hill each added 13 for the Pacers (6-2), who improved to 3-0 at home. Indiana was coming off an 87-74 win at Boston on Friday night.

D.J. Augustin scored 20 points, Gerald Henderson had 14 points and 10 rebounds, and Byron Mullens added 10 points and 11 rebounds for the Bobcats (2-6).

Indiana shot 51 percent and held the Bobcats to 33-percent shooting - the fifth time the Pacers have held an opponent under 40 percent.



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