Hibbert leads Pacers past Bucks, 101-96

Milwaukee Bucks' Nate Wolters (6) shoots against Indiana Pacers' Roy Hibbert (55) during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
Milwaukee Bucks' Nate Wolters (6) shoots against Indiana Pacers' Roy Hibbert (55) during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Roy Hibbert had 24 points and 12 rebounds to help the Indiana Pacers rally for a 101-96 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night.

Paul George and Lance Stephenson each scored 18 points for NBA-leading Indiana. The Pacers, 44-13 overall and an NBA-best 28-3 at home, rallied after blowing a 17-point lead in the first half.

The Bucks, an NBA-worst 11-46, tied it at 50 at the half and built a six-point lead in the third quarter.

Brandon Knight had 23 points for Milwaukee, Khris Middleton added 22, O.J. Mayo had 14, and Ramon Sessions 13. Ersan Ilysova had 11 rebounds and nine points.

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