The Cavaliers’ Summer League team beat San Antonio in Las Vegas today, 72-66, to advance in the 22-team Summer League Tournament.
Cleveland was led by Dion Waiters, who scored 27 points on a respectable 12-23 from the field. He did go 0-4 from behind the three point line. Tyler Zeller struggled offensively scoring a single point and gathering five rebounds in 20 minutes. He added five personal fouls as well. Rookie Carrick Felix had nine points and six rebounds.
Defense was again the key for the young Cavaliers holding San Antonio to under 20 points in three of the four quarters.
With the win Cleveland faces the winner of the Miami/Chicago game on Saturday.