Connect with us


Beermen claims 2nd consecutive win



San Miguel Beer claimed its second consecutive win after trouncing Blackwater, 107-88, in the PBA Governors’ Cup at the Smart Araneta Coliseum Saturday.

The Beermen improved to a 2-2 win-loss card as CJ Perez led the charge with 21 points, six rebounds and four assists, to underscore SMB’s balanced offensive showing from its local stars.

Marcio Lassiter sizzled for 18 points on 3-of-6 shooting beyond the arc, while by Vic Manuel also had 16 points and four boards.

Terrence Romeo and Simon Enciso added 13 points apiece, while American reinforcement Brandon Brown had a double-double game of 12 markers and 14 rebounds.

The injury-plagued Bossing side, meanwhile, still cannot find a way to end its dry spell and absorbed its fourth consecutive defeat in the tourney, setting another league worst 23-game losing skid.

Paul Desiderio scored a team-high 16 points, four rebounds and two steals, while Rashawn McCarthy had 14 points and three assists.


The Scores:


SAN MIGUEL 107 – Perez 21, Lassiter 18, Manuel 16, Romeo 13, Enciso 13, Brown 12, Fajardo 7, Pessumal 4, Zamar 3, Gotladera 0, Comboy 0, Tautuaa 0, Sena 0

BLACKWATER 88 – Desiderio 16, McCarthy 14, Ebona 11, Baloria 10, Bond 9, Escoto 8, Chauca 7, Washington 6, McAloney 5, Daquioag 2, Paras 0

QUARTERS: 35-22, 64-44, 80-66, 107-88