The Westchester Knicks competed in the second game of their back-to-back against the G League Ignite. The Knicks started out the quarter by shooting the ball well from deep, as the team shot 50 percent (6/12) from deep. Jared Harper made an impact in his first game back from injury with his outside shot and playmaking. Ignas Brazdeikis had six points at the half, but put up 13 of Westchester’s third quarter points.
There were several lead changes in the third quarter and Ignite held a one-point lead heading into the final quarter. Both teams battled in the fourth quarter, as it was a one possession game for the final 7:19 minutes of the game. Two free throws made by Justin Patton tied the score at 110 with 40.4 seconds left.
The game went into overtime where Louis King took over with his outside shot. He drained three of his four triples in overtime and helped propel Westchester to a 121-113 victory.
Ignas Brazdeikis led Westchester with 21 points, 10 rebounds, two steals and two blocks. Louis King finished with 18 points (4/6 3PT) and three assists. Myles Powell totaled 17 points (4/6 3PT) and three rebounds. Jared Harper recorded his second double-double (16 points and 11 assists) of the season. Tyler Hall finished with 16 points (4/7 3PT) and two steals. Justin Patton put up a double-double (15 points, 11 rebounds), along with five assists, two blocks and two steals.
The Knicks shot 43 percent from beyond the arc.
The Knicks are back in action on Saturday against the Austin Spurs. The game will be on ESPN+ and MSG 2 at 7:00pm.
Postgame With Westchester Knicks Head Coach Derrick Alston
Postgame With Westchester Knicks Forward Louis King