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Gordon has 24 points, 8 boards to lead West to 110-99 victory over East in boys all-star game

  • McDonald's East All-American's Julius Randle, left, and McDonald's West All-American's Aaron Gordon battle for a loose ball during the first half of the McDonald's All-American boys basketball game in Chicago, Wednesday, April 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

    McDonald's East All-American's Julius Randle, left, and McDonald's West All-American's Aaron Gordon battle for a loose ball during the first half of the McDonald's All-American boys basketball game in Chicago, Wednesday, April 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)  (The Associated Press)

  • McDonald's West All-American's Jarell Martin dunks during the first half of the McDonald's All-American boys basketball game in Chicago, Wednesday, April 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

    McDonald's West All-American's Jarell Martin dunks during the first half of the McDonald's All-American boys basketball game in Chicago, Wednesday, April 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)  (The Associated Press)

  • McDonald's West All-American's Jabari Parker, right, drives to the basket as McDonald's East All-American's Andrew Wiggins defends during the first half of the McDonald's All-American boys basketball game in Chicago, Wednesday, April 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

    McDonald's West All-American's Jabari Parker, right, drives to the basket as McDonald's East All-American's Andrew Wiggins defends during the first half of the McDonald's All-American boys basketball game in Chicago, Wednesday, April 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)  (The Associated Press)

Aaron Gordon had 24 points and eight rebounds to lead the West to a 110-99 victory over the East in the McDonald's All-American game on Wednesday night.

Gordon pleased the United Center crowd of 15,818 with a number of fast-break dunks while earning the MVP award.

He put the West up 74-54 on a reverse dunk off a fastbreak with 14:05 left. The East got within 89-80 on Keith Frazier's dunk and a pair of free throws. Then Dakari Johnson got it to 94-90 with 4:40 left, but Gordon answered with another dunk for the West. He got the crowd on their feet with an alley-oop dunk to the West up 106-91.

Andrew Wiggins scored 19 points for the East and Johnson finished with 12.