OKLAHOMA CITY, March 10, 2018 – The Oklahoma City Blue (25-21) defeated the Iowa Wolves (18-24), 116-91 on Saturday night.
Oklahoma City led for the majority of the game, but took its biggest lead at 30 points with just under three and a half minutes left to go in the third quarter after a three from Javan Felix.
Each player was in double figures for the Blue, including 12 points from Felix, who added five assists and three rebounds.
“I was pleased with our guys’ physical effort,” said Head Coach Mark Daigneault. “It was our third game in four days and I thought we showed great mental toughness.”
A little over three minutes into the second quarter, two-way player PJ Dozier hit a three-pointer, sparking a 19-2 run for the Blue. Oklahoma City shot 60 percent from beyond the arc in the first half.
Dozier led the Blue with 15 first-half points, and finished with a game-high 20 points and 10 rebounds, his second double-double of the season. Rashawn Thomas also tallied a double-double with 12 points and 11 rebounds.
Amile Jefferson led the way for the Wolves with 18 points and eight rebounds.
Oklahoma City has a week before heading to face the Reno Bighorns on March 17 at the Reno Events Center at 9 p.m.