Scott G Winterton,
Utah Jazz guard Alec Burks (10) battles Indiana Pacers forward C.J. Miles (0) as he brings the ball up court as the Jazz and the Pacers play at Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Jan., 21, 2017.

SALT LAKE CITY — Playing the second leg of a back-to-back, the Utah Jazz notched their sixth straight victory Saturday night by beating the Indiana Pacers, 109-100.

Facing the team he was traded by to the Jazz last summer, George Hill scored a season-high 30 points to lead the home team.


Utah shot 25-of-32 from the free throw line, while the Pacers shot just 12-of-17.

The Jazz finished with 24 assists compared to 17 for Indiana.

A night after scoring 27 points and grabbing 25 rebounds, Utah center Rudy Gobert had 19 points and 11 rebounds on Saturday.

Records: Utah (29-16); Indiana (22-21)


Utah: Hill had six rebounds and five assists to go along with his 30 points.

Indiana: Three players led the Pacers with 19 points apiece.

Up next

Utah: vs. Oklahoma City, Jan. 23, 7 p.m.

Indiana: vs. New York, Jan. 23, 6 p.m.