LAS VEGAS – The Iowa Wolves held off a comeback from the College Park Skyhawks in a 107-102 victory on Day Three of the 2019 MGM Resorts NBA G League Winter Showcase.
Despite trailing by as many as 22 in the third quarter, the Skyhawks came within two points with a minute left in the fourth. But a driving layup and key free throw by Wolves guard Jordan McLaughlin sealed the win for Iowa. McLaughlin finished the game with a team-high 23 points on 9-for-13 shooting while center Naz Reid, on assignment from the Minnesota Timberwolves, grabbed a game-high 11 rebounds. Forward Marcus Derrickson notched a game-high 27 points for College Park in the loss.
Both Iowa and College Park stand at 9-8 for the season after today’s game.