The Pacers got a 30-point performance from Danny Granger as Indiana handed Cleveland a 108-99 defeat on Friday at Conseco Fieldhouse.
Indiana won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 9.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 198.5.
Indiana got 15 points from Roy Hibbert and another 15 points from Mike Dunleavy. Darren Collison contributed 6 assists, while Danny Granger cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
The Cavaliers got a 22-point performance from Mo Williams, who was supported by 17 points from Anthony Parker. Mo Williams had 11 assists in a losing cause for Cleveland, while Antawn Jamison grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Indiana were victorious, as the score was 53-48 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Indiana as they grabbed 49 boards, while Cleveland only had 38.
Indiana looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Celtics. The Cavaliers will aim to get back on the winning track vs New York.