INDIANA — C.J. Miles scored a season-high 21 points to lead the Indiana Pacers to a 123-86 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday night.
Paul George had 20 points and seven rebounds, and Jordan Hill added a season-high 20 points off the bench for the Pacers (8-5), who have won five of six.
Greg Monroe had 11 points and 14 rebounds for the Bucks (5-8), who have lost three straight and five of six. Jabari Parker and O.J. Mayo each finished with 10 points.
Miles made two baskets and a free throw, and George scored to give the Pacers a 65-53 lead early in the third quarter. Later, Miles made two 3-pointers and George had a basket to put Indiana ahead 80-64.
The Pacers took a 23-point lead when Monta Ellis hit a 3-pointer with 30 seconds remaining in the third quarter to make it 90-67.