BRT Sumisip Basilan-St. Clare handed newcomers Alberei a harsh 33-point beatdown, 114-81 in the 2019 PBA D-League Foundation Cup Thursday at Paco Arena in Manila.
Jhaps Bautista led the Saints with 21 points and five assists, while Cris Dumapig produced 18 points on a perfect 9-of-9 shooting from the field, on top of three rebounds and an assist.
Malian slotman Mohammed Pare supplied 14 points, 13 rebounds, and four steals in the rout, as Jherald Manacho and Joshua Fontanilla combined for 24.
“Alam naman natin ang kalibre ng St. Clare eh. It’s always a fighting team,” lauded coach Stevenson Tiu. “I’ve been impressed with them even before.”
BRT Sumisip-St. Clare used an 11-3 spurt to swing a slim two-point edge to a commanding 27-17 lead to end the opening frame before erupting 34 big points in the second period to erect a 61-34 halftime lead.
The Saints led by as much as 37 points, 98-61, after a Clarence Tiquia jumper with 6:15 left to play as they cruised to the easy opening day conquest.
Jun Manzo paced the Kings with 18 points on 7-of-13 shooting, on top of four assists, and two steals.
Ivan Villanueva had 16 points and 11 rebounds, as Jason Melano finished with 16 markers and seven boards in the defeat.
BRT Sumisip-St. Clare 114 — Bautista 21, Dumapig 18, Pare 14, Manacho 13, Fontanilla 11, Penaredondo 7, Tiquia 7, Hallare 6, Rubio 5, Santos 5, Lunor 3, Decano 2, Rivera 2, Ng 0.
Alberei 81 — Manzo 18, Villanueva 16, Melano 16, Velasquez 6, Parreno 5, Yasa 5, Rebollos 5, Tomilloso 3, Tano 3, Abad 2, Onde 2, Diaz 0, Perlas 0, Dinolan 0.
Quarterscores: 27-17, 61-34, 85-54, 114-81.
CSB Lady Blazers take solo lead in NCAA 95 after rout of Letran
Vince Abrot hammers Letran as CSB Blazers make it two in a row in NCAA 95
Justine Baltazar posts 26-23 as Pampanga pounds Nueva Ecija in NBL
Espejo announces arrival in Thailand, powers Visakha past Prince Finance
Project Ethan Kirkness commits to UP
Foton to sign Jasmine Nabor, denies tapping Bernadeth Pons
SBP eyes Sage Tolentino, more stalwarts as additions to Gilas pool
Dave Ildefonso returns home to Ateneo
Jeremiah Gray steps up on both ends, lifts Alab past Fubon in ABL
Alab Pilipinas absorb first home loss at hands of Purves’ Wolf Warriors
Roosevelt Adams picked by Columbian as top pick in PBA Regular Draft
Isaac Go goes to Columbian in PBA Draft’s special Gilas portion
- CSJL3 days ago
Michael Imperial powers EAC Generals rout of Letran to open NCAA 95 bid
- ADMU5 days ago
Ravena offers advice to Ildefonso: ‘Good luck na lang sa kanya kay Coach Tab’
- 2021 FIBA Asia Cup4 days ago
Javi GDL relieved to be part of Gilas pool after so many cuts
- AU4 days ago
Arellano Chiefs weather Mapua’s late storm to pick up second win in NCAA 95