Bell, Nze spark Milwaukee to 62-52 comeback at Jacksonville
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) Jeremiah Bell scored 10 of his 14 points after halftime, Bryce Nze recorded his third career double-double and Milwaukee broke away to a 62-52 win over Jacksonville on Tuesday night.
Nze scored 13 points and hauled down 12 rebounds and blocked four shots. Brock Stull scored 12 points for the Panthers (6-3) making four 3-pointers, three in the second half.
Jacksonville (3-7) grabbed a quick early lead, making six of their first eight shots, and led by as many as nine.
Milwaukee scored the final nine points of the first half to tie 26-26 at the break. Stull canned a 3 for a 31-28 lead to start the second half, Bryce Barnes stole the ball from Jacksonville’s Jace Hogan on the next possession, scored on the fast break and later hit a 3 as Milwaukee never lost the lead.
JD Notae led the Dolphins with 15 points and Hogan added 11, The Dolphins made just 10 of 26 shots after halftime.