Tue Jan 10, 2017 3:58PM
Minnesota Timberwolves' Karl-Anthony Towns, left, keeps the ball at arm's length from Dallas Mavericks' Harrison Barnes during the second half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Jan. 9, 2017, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo)
Minnesota Timberwolves' Karl-Anthony Towns, left, keeps the ball at arm's length from Dallas Mavericks' Harrison Barnes during the second half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Jan. 9, 2017, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo)

The Minnesota Timberwolves have defeated the Dallas Mavericks 101-92 in the NBA.

Minnesota faced Dallas on Monday night at the Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The host led 54-46 at end of the first half.

Karl-Anthony Towns had 34 points and 11 rebounds on the night. For the other side Harrison Barnes  scored 30 points and Dirk Nowitzki had 26.

The Timber Wolves host Huston Rockets on Wednesday and Dallas Mavericks will play the Phoenix Suns on Thursday.