NEW DELHI: Victor Wembanyama put on a stellar performance for the San Antonio Spurs, showcasing his versatile skills with 31 points, 12 rebounds, six assists, six blocked shots, and a steal in their impressive 117-105 victory over the visiting Indiana Pacers. The Spurs maintained control of the game despite a late surge from the Pacers, securing their second consecutive win.

Malaki Branham contributed 18 points to the Spurs' winning effort, while Devin Vassell and Keldon Johnson each added 17 points. Jeremy Sochan and Zach Collins also made significant contributions with 12 and 11 points, respectively.

T.J. McConnell led the Pacers with a season-high 26 points, followed by Pascal Siakam with 21 points. Myles Turner recorded a double-double with 16 points and 10 rebounds, while Bennedict Mathurin and Tyrese Haliburton chipped in 13 and 12 points, respectively.

The Spurs established an early lead in the first quarter and managed to maintain their advantage throughout the game. Although the Pacers rallied in the fourth quarter to trim the deficit, San Antonio responded with a 10-0 run to thwart Indiana's comeback attempt and secure the win.

Wembanyama's outstanding performance, coupled with solid contributions from his teammates, propelled the Spurs to victory and extended their winning streak to two games. It was a well-rounded effort from San Antonio, both offensively and defensively, as they continue to build momentum in the season.

(Inputs from Reuters)

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