NBA: Utah 90, Memphis 84

March 17, 2013 at 1:00 AM

SALT LAKE CITY, March 17 (UPI) -- Utah's Gordon Hayward notched 17 points, including a game-clinching 3-pointer with 17 seconds remaining Saturday, to hand the Jazz a 90-84 win over Memphis.

Hayward's late trey nailed down a crucial victory for struggling Utah, which won for only the third time in 11 contests. He also pulled down eight rebounds.

Al Jefferson added 14 points for the Jazz, and Mo Williams and Paul Millsap provided additional scoring punch with 13 points each.

The Grizzlies got 24 points from Jerryd Bayless but still dropped a second straight.

Zach Randolph provided 19 and nine rebounds for Memphis.

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