GBL Gilas Cup 1st Conference (5’10) – Paolo Posod took advantage of the absence of Mixers’ big men and dominated the paint for Gombakers. He finished the game with 14 pts, 10 reb and 5 ats. The Mixers cannot seemed to find a way to stop him. Ernie Medalle set the pace for Gomabers with his playmaking plays and registered 7 ast. Xyruz Paguia who was mostly the recipient of Medalle’s assists, added 14 pts for the Gombakers.
Erwin Bueno’s hot hands was on display. He hit five triples en route to his game high 21 pts. Ricardo Baril tried to counter Posod inside dominance with his own 15 pts but was not enough to carry his team. Roger Cabutnay tried to keep his team with his hustle plays and grabbed 15 big rebounds.
The Gombakers 56-30 advantage inside the paint was the key to their victory. Fatigue was also a factor for a 7-man rotation.
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The Lechon Pinoy GAME MVP is Paolo Posod.