SALT LAKE CITY, March 16 (UPI) -- Gordon Hayward gave Utah the lead with 56 seconds left in overtime Thursday and the Jazz scored the game's final eight points to defeat Minnesota 111-105.
Utah won in overtime for the first time in three tries this season after letting a 13-point lead get away late in the fourth period.
Minnesota's Nikola Pekovic forced the extra period by scoring on a tip-in with a second remaining and the Timberwolves took a two-point lead with less than 2 minutes left in the overtime.
Minnesota then went scoreless the rest of the way. Al Jefferson tied it for the Jazz with 1:19 left and Hayward's dunk gave Utah a 107-105 lead.
Paul Millsap added a jumper for the Jazz and Hayward tacked on two free throws with 13 seconds to play.