Laws drops 18 in playoff win in Brazil, series tied 1-1

May 15, 2014

Andre Laws BasketballA return to the starting lineup did wonders for Andre Laws of Anchorage and Sao Jose’s basketball team.

Laws hit 4-of-5 three-pointers and dropped in 18 points to key an 83-78 victory over Paulistano, evening the Brazilian league semifinal series at 1-1.

The former East High all-star came off the bench in Game 1 and managed only four points in an 88-71 loss.

The best-of-five series continues Sunday with Game 3.

Laws has averaged 11 points in 40 games this season.