Al Jefferson went off for 31 points and added 9 rebounds leading Utah to a 99-93 win over Charlotte on Wednesday at Time Warner Cable Arena.
Utah won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 7-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 192.5.
Paul Millsap had 16 points for Utah and Derrick Favors chipped in with 14 points. Al Jefferson had 5 assists for the Jazz, while Al Jefferson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Charlotte got 25 points from Corey Maggette in a losing cause and another 19 points from Kemba Walker. D.J. Augustin contributed 8 assists for the Bobcats, while Bismack Biyombo had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Utah were victorious, as the score was 51-47 at the break.
Utah won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-34.
Utah looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the 76ers. The Bobcats will aim to get back on the winning track vs New Jersey.