The Pacers, who entered the night ranked 28th in the NBA in scoring with 90.9 points per game, had not hit triple digits since a 103-91 win over the Philadelphia 76ers in the season opener.
Player of the game: Pacers point guard Donald Sloan, who starred at nearby Seagoville High, had a heck of a homecoming. Sloan scored 29 points on 10-of-13 shooting and had five assists.
Trend of the night: The Mavs have lost two straight games to teams missing All-Star centers. Dallas followed up its loss to Houston without Dwight Howard by losing to Indiana without Roy Hibbert, who sat out due to a sprained ankle. It's the first time this season that the Mavs lost consecutive games.
Stat of the night: The Mavs got outscored by 17 points in Dirk Nowitzki's 33 minutes despite him scoring 22 points and grabbing 11 rebounds.