Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard, left, shoots over Utah Jazz center Tibor Pleiss during the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game in Portland, Ore., Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015. (AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer)
Craig Mitchelldyer
October 19, 2015

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) Damian Lillard scored 32 points, C.J. McCollum had 26 and the Portland Trail Blazers rallied from a 21-point, second-half deficit to beat the Utah Jazz 116-111 in overtime Sunday night in a preseason game.

Lillard, who hit two free throws with 2.8 seconds left to tie the game at 101 and force overtime, made six 3-pointers. McCollum hit 11 of 23 shots and scored 18 points during the fourth quarter and overtime for Portland (3-2).

Trey Burke scored 22 points and Joe Ingles came off the bench to hit five 3-pointers scored 16 points for Utah (2-3).

JAZZ: With Gordon Hayward (back contusion), Derrick Favors (back) and Rudy Gobert (rest) on the sidelines, Utah gave 7-foot-3 German rookie Tibor Pleiss and Rodney Hood their first starts of the preseason. Pleiss had two points and five rebounds in 19 minutes. Hayward took a hard fall in an Oct. 12 game against Portland, is considered day-to-day.

BLAZERS: Maurice Harkless made his first preseason start, replacing Al Farouq Aminu (rest). The 6-9 forward, who had played just 44 minutes in two previous preseason games, had eight points and nine rebounds.

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