Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Tiebreaker Times

Basketball

Yong, Garcia step up as Pampanga ekes out win over Paranaque in NBL


Pampanga woke up in the second half, defeating Parañaque, 69-55, in the 2021 Chooks-to-Go NBL Chairman’s Cup at the Bren Z. Guiao Convention Center in San Fernando, Pampanga, Sunday evening.

After a close first half that saw the Aces take a 34-30 lead at halftime, the defending champions found their old selves after the break.

The Delta completely dominated the second half, outscoring the opposition by 18, holding them to just 21 combined points.

2021-Chooks-NBL-Paranaque-vs-Pampanga-Encho-Serrano-Pampanga-scaled Yong, Garcia step up as Pampanga ekes out win over Paranaque in NBL Basketball NBL News  - philippine sports news

Pampanga survived an off-day for Encho Serrano and Levi Hernandez, getting only 13 and nine points, respectively, all while shooting 9-of-31.

Michael Garcia and Rhanzelle Yong both tallied double figures with 10 points apiece as the Delta rose to 5-1 for solo third place.

Defense was the key for Pampanga, limiting Parañaque to a poor 24 percent shooting from the field, going just 20-of-81.

2021-Chooks-NBL-Paranaque-vs-Pampanga-Jielo-Razon-Paranaque-scaled Yong, Garcia step up as Pampanga ekes out win over Paranaque in NBL Basketball NBL News  - philippine sports news

Jielo Razon still led the Aces despite coming off the bench, making 18 points, 11 rebounds, and five assists.

Paolo Castro paced their starters with 16 points as the Aces slid to 1-3.


The Scores:

Pampanga 69 – Serrano 13, Garcia 10, Yong 10, Hernandez 9, Santos J. 7, David 7, Gania 5, Liangco 4, Dyke 2, Santos R. 2, Manaloto 0, Pascual R. 0, Pascual D. 0.

Parañaque 55 – Razon 18, Castro 16, Saguiguit 6, Galit 4, Alves 4, Solis 3, Ollano 2, Singh 2, Lucente 0, Madera 0, Madrid 0, Quilatan 0, Geronimo 0.

Quarterscores: 15-10, 30-34, 49-43, 69-55.

#ReadMore  Lyceum weathers inspired EAC outing, Topex Robinson ejection
Written By

Just a kid from Cavite trying to make a difference.

Tiebreaker Times Logo

You May Also Like

3x3 Basketball

PBA 3×3 players rostered in teams taking part in the upcoming Chooks-to-Go MPBL Invitational Tournament may not be able to see action in the...

3x3 Basketball

TNT suffered a huge blow in its ongoing 2021 PBA 3×3 campaign. Prized recruit Jeremiah Gray has been diagnosed with a torn anterior cruciate...

Basketball

PAGADIAN, ZAMBOANGA DEL SUR—Host team Pagadian halted its three-game skid, scoring a 99-82 victory over Roxas in the Chooks-to-Go Pilipinas VisMin Super Cup Mindanao...

News

LIPA CITY, BATANGAS—After dropping its first two matches, Global Remit pumped life to its PNVF Champions League campaign after sweeping MRT Negros, 25-21, 25-19,...

Golf

SILANG, Cavite—Harmie Constantino proved a lot better than the rest in an exacting day at Langer, taming the challenging par-71 layout with a 70...

Basketball

It looks like Pasay is welcoming the PBA with open arms. Though nothing is set in stone yet, Commissioner Willie Marcial remains optimistic about...

News

LIPA CITY, BATANGAS—VNS took the last semifinals ticket in Pool A after eliminating Basilan, 25-17, 25-22, 25-23 in the PNVF Champions League, Wednesday at...

Basketball

PAGADIAN, ZAMBOANGA DEL SUR—Kentoy Segura has been the clutch player for Roxas down the stretch in the Chooks-to-Go Pilipinas VisMin Super Cup Mindanao Challenge....

Advertisement