GBL Gilas Cup 1st Conference (5’8) – Crime Pakners who are winners of two straight games are looking to extend their winning streak as they battle Lil Giants who are still looking for their first W.
Edwin Manalac is all business for Lil Giants with double-double performance of 11 points and eleven rebounds. He kept his team in the game, tied ball game after the first period.
In the second period, EJ Pakloy came to work who led Crime Pakners with 14 points, fourteen rebounds and five assists. He was complimented by Benjie Mellarpis who finished the game with 16 points and four assists.
The Pakners outscored the Giants 67 – 35 in the next 30 miniues of play, thanks to their suffocating defense that led to easy baskets.
Andrew Teves and Carlo Arceo added 12 and 10 points respectively for the Pakners.
John Aris Fulgencio help the Giants with 12 points and nine rebounds but it was simply not enough to overcome the fire power of the Pakners.
The Pakners remain unbeaten with 3 – 0 card.
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The Lechon Pinoy Best Player of the Game is EJ Pakloy.