Jim Bates wins Koston Game of SKATE

After knocking out Koston himself in an earlier round (a perfect SKATE-to-nothing shut out), Jim Bates took the 15 grand by beating Jimmy Carlin in the finals. The final three-way heat was Bates, Carlin, and Mikemo Capaldi. After Capaldi was eliminated, Bates and Carlin came to a T-to-T standoff before Carlin finally missed a trick. Full video coverage right here on skateboarding.com tomorrow.