CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — C.J. Miles scored 23 points, Luis Scola had 15 points and 12 rebounds and the Indiana Pacers beat the Charlotte Hornets 88-79 on Thursday night in the preseason finale for both teams.
Miles was 8 of 15 from the field, and Scola went 7 of 11.
Indiana (3-4) limited Charlotte (3-5) to 37 percent shooting from the field.
Brian Roberts started for the injured Kemba Walker and led Charlotte with 19 points. Al Jefferson had 15 points on 6-of-16 shooting and added seven rebounds, while Michael Kidd-Gilchrist chipped in with 13 points for Charlotte.
The Hornets are limping into the regular season. Wallker (foot), Lance Stephenson (groin) and Gerald Henderson (hamstring) and forward Noah Vonleh (ankle) sat out with injuries.
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