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Atlanta Hawks shooting guard Louis Williams (3) is challenged by Utah Jazz power forward Derrick Favors, top, and point guard Earl Watson (11) during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
Utah Jazz blow 15-point lead, lose 103-95 in Atlanta
NBA » Utah has won four of last five, but none of wins are against team with winning record
First Published Jan 11 2013 03:27 pm • Last Updated Jan 16 2013 06:28 pm

Atlanta • The Utah Jazz blew a 15-point lead and lost 103-95 to the Atlanta Hawks on Friday at Philips Arena. Despite six 3-pointers from Randy Foye, who finished with a game-high 25 points, the Jazz were undone by a very familiar face. Former point guard Devin Harris scored 24 points in his first game against the Jazz since being traded to Atlanta in the offseason. He scored 12 points in the fourth quarter. The Jazz led 75-60 before committing five turnovers on their final seven possessions of the third quarter. Jamaal Tinsley attempted two free throws with 1:08 remaining that could have tied the game, but split them. The Hawks closed the game on a 7-0 run.

The Hawks broke a four-game losing streak. The Jazz play at Detroit on Saturday before returning home to play the defending champion Heat on Monday. boram@sltrib.com Twitter: @tribjazz

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