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Utah Jazz basketball: Jazz outscore Cleveland in 3rd quarter, beat Cavs 109-98 (+video)

Published: Sunday, July 5 2015 4:19 a.m. MDT

Utah Jazz head coach Tyrone Corbin points down court in the first quarter during an NBA basketball game against the Cleveland Cavaliers Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) (Rick Bowmer, AP) Utah Jazz head coach Tyrone Corbin points down court in the first quarter during an NBA basketball game against the Cleveland Cavaliers Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) (Rick Bowmer, AP)

The Utah Jazz stood neck and neck with Cleveland at halftime, but the club put together a big second half to win 109-98 Saturday at EnergySolutions Arena.

A few minutes into the third quarter, Utah went on an 11-2 run that helped it pull away from the Cavaliers. The Jazz won the quarter, 30-21.

Randy Foye led the Jazz with 20 points and three assists. He was closely followed by Derrick Favors with 19 points and eight rebounds.

In C.J. Miles' return to Utah, the former Jazzman scored 12 points on 4-of-11 shooting.

Whitney O'Bannon is currently a new media sports intern for the Deseret News.

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