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Damon Lillard, Trey Burke win Taco Bell Skills Challenge

By: John DeShazier,, @JohnDeShazier

By one-tenth of a second, the team of Portland guard Damian Lillard and Utah guard Trey Burke won the Taco Bell Skills Challenge on Saturday night at the Smoothie King Center.

It was the second competition of State Farm All-Star Saturday night, and Lillard repeated as Skills Challenge champion as he teamed with Burke to complete the skills course in 45.2 seconds for the Western Conference.

Their Eastern Conference competitors, Philadelphia guard Michael Carter-Williams and Orlando guard Victor Oladipo, finished the course in 45.3 seconds.