It’s a two-way race for this year’s Best Player of the Conference crown
June Mar Fajardo, who has led the San Miguel Beermen to the top seed and the twice-to-beat incentive that comes with it is currently leading the field with 45.0 average statistical points. This conference, he is currently leading the league in rebounds with 16.0 caroms per game to go along with 19.9 points and 1.7 swats.
Not far away though is Globalport’s gunslinger Terrence Romeo with 41.5 ave. SPs. The league-leader in points for the past two years continues his torrid scoring pace, averaging a league-best 28.7 markers per contest. He is also dishing out 6.2 dimes per game — second-best in the league.
Sitting at third and fourth are Fajardo’s teammates Arwind Santos and Alex Cabagnot respectively. The former league MVP currently tallies 34.2 SPs while Cabagnot is at 33.4.
Rounding out the Top Five is Ginebra’s Japeth Aguilar with 32.0 SPs.
Gilas cadet Matthew Wright of Phoenix is tops among rookies with 31.7 SPs, good for sixth in the race.