Guard Kendall Marshall, fresh from the Phoenix Suns, started at point guard in his Jam debut, a 102-95 win over Santa Cruz Monday night at the Dignity Health Event Center.
Marshall had 21 points and eight assists in 31 minutes of action.
The Jam trailed by two at the half and by as many as nine in the third quarter but John Jenkins, from the Atlanta Hawks, helped the Jam cause with 22 points on 8-of-13 shooting.
This was the second consecutive home victory for the Jam. They will host the rival Los Angele