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Rick Bowmer, AP
Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert, left, guards Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez (11) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, March 3, 2017, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

SALT LAKE CITY — George Hill had his best scoring-night of the season with 34 points as the Utah Jazz defeated the Brooklyn Nets 112-97 in a wire-to-wire victory Friday night at Vivint Arena.

All five Jazz starters finished in double-figures. In addition to Hill's 34, Derrick Favors dumped in 19 points, Joe Ingles and Gordon each had 12, and Rudy Gobert finished with 11 points.

As a team, the Jazz shot 51.4 percent from the field.


• Gobert had just one rebound through the first half. He would finish with

• Favors finished with a double-double with 19 points and 12 rebounds.

• Gobert passed Paul Millsap from 7th place in blocks in team history with 521 career rejections.

Records: Jazz (38-24), Nets (10-50)


Jazz:Hill finished with 34 points on 10-of-12 shooting, including 3-of-3 from three-point distance and 11-of-12 from the free throw line.

Nets:Quincy Acy led the Nets with 18 points.

Up next

Jazz: at Kings, Sunday, 4 p.m.

Nets: at Trail Blazers, Saturday, 8 p.m.