Ilyasova scores 22 points, Bucks beat Pistons

Ilyasova scores 22 points, Bucks beat Pistons
October 13, 2012, 11:08 pm
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Milwaukee Bucks' Larry Sanders left, defends as Detroit Pistons' Greg Monroe drives to the basket during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jim Prisching)


MILWAUKEE (AP) Ersan Ilyasova scored 18 of his 22 points in the third quarter to help the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Detroit Pistons 108-91 in an exhibition game Saturday night.

Brandon Jennings added 17 points for Milwaukee, Samuel Dalembert and John Henson each had 12, Monta Ellis finished with 11 and Mike Dunleavy had 10.

Andre Drummond scored 19 points for Detroit before fouling out, and Corey Maggette added 14.

Ilysova helped Milwaukee built a 28-point lead in the third quarter.

The first half was a battle between No. 1 picks. Former Connecticut star Drummond and former North Carolina player Henson each had 10 points and blocked two shots in the half.