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Pacers final score: Damian Lillard, Blazers roll over Pacers, 111-102

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Damian Lillard led all scorers with 33 points, with 20 of which coming in the first quarter alone.

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The Portland Trail Blazers outscored the Indiana Pacers by 12 in the first quarter, and coasted the rest of the way to a 111-102 victory on Sunday evening.

Portland guard Damian Lillard had an awesome first quarter, scoring 20 points in the period, but Indiana shut him down the second. However, that didn't stop the Blazers from gliding through the second quarter. Indiana failed to considerably put a dent in Portland's 12-point first quarter lead.

Right before the half, Portland was able to extend their lead due to a technical foul on Pacers head coach Frank Vogel protesting a non-foul call by coming onto the court.

By the time halftime came around, Portland lead 65-54, and shot over 50 percent from the field in the first half.

On the game, Lillard led all scorers with 33, and C.J. McCollum added 19 for Portland. Indiana was lead by Monta Ellis with 18, and Paul George chipped in 11 as well.

Coming out of the break, Indy was once again unable to cut into the large Portland lead. After four minutes had passed in the third, Portland's lead was still at 11.

In the final few minutes of the quarter, six straight points from Ellis helped Indiana cut Portland's lead to just four, but at the end of three, the Trail Blazers still led, 87-77.

In the fourth, Indy still couldn't find much traction, and in a matter of mere minutes, Portland's lead was 95-79.

Indiana showed some life in the later parts of the quarter, but the Pacers' comeback attempt ultimately fell short.

The Pacers will be back in action tomorrow night when they battle the Cavs in Cleveland.