Jazz lose to Spurs 102-90, fall to 0-3 in series

Posted at 4:04 PM, May 06, 2012
and last updated 2012-05-06 18:04:14-04

SALT LAKE CITY - The Utah Jazz have a difficult road ahead of them after a Game 3 loss to the San Antonio Spurs, putting them down 3 games to 0 in the first round of the playoffs.

The game was close in the first half, but halfway through the third quarter, the Spurs showed why they're one of the top teams in the NBA, pulling ahead to a 102-90 victory.

Tony Parker scored 15 of his 27 points in the fourth quarter for the Spurs. Tim Duncan had 17 points and 6 rebounds and Danny Green added 14 points and 6 rebounds.

Al Jefferson had 21 points and 11 rebounds for the Jazz. Devin Harris added 21 points and Paul Millsap and Derrick Favors both grabbed 11 rebounds.

The Spurs will have a chance to take the sweep on Monday in Salt Lake City.