MILWAUKEE, Nov. 6 (UPI) -- O.J. Mayo hit four free throws over the final 14 seconds to repel a Cleveland rally Wednesday and lift Milwaukee to a 109-104 win over the Cavaliers.
The Bucks led by 13 midway through the fourth period, but saw Cleveland come back to take a one-point lead on a 3-pointer by C.J. Miles with a minute to go. The Cavaliers, however, could not score another point.
Caron Butler put Milwaukee back in front by tipping in a missed shot with 24 seconds left and Mayo then wrapped up the game from the foul line.
Mayo scored 28 points, making 6-of-7 from 3-point range. Gary Neal had 23 points off the bench for the Bucks while both Zaza Pachulia and John Henson scored 14.
It was the first home win of the season for the Bucks.
The Cleveland comeback was paced by Kyrie Irving, who 13 of his 29 points in the fourth period.