The West, led by Bob Pettit of the St. Louis Hawks, breezed to a 108-94 victory over the East at Rochester. Pettit chalked up a game-high 20 points and 24 rebounds while Vern Mikkelsen of Minneapolis scored 16 points to help the winning cause.

For the East, Philadelphia's Neil Johnston led the way with 17 points and New York's Harry Gallatin added 16. The East was outscored 67-40 in the second and third quarters after taking an early 26-18 lead.