Gilas Cup Season 5 (5’10) – Opening round matchup for these teams. With the young guns of Hashtag fresh from a layoff, they came out blazing hot from the get go. Ray Ray from Hashtag set the pace early and led his team to a 21-9 run in the first quarter.
For Pcity although undermanned kept the fight and never let down, Mark Carballo led his team with a game high 29 pts and 12 rebs. First half was 40 – 25 Hashtag.
In the second half, Pcity’s guards waxed hot and shook Hashtag’s backcourt. Their 26-8 run eventually creeped in and grabbed the lead early in the fourth quarter.
In the end, the fresh legs of Hashtag kept them into the game and bagged the win early in the tournament. Hashtag 73 – Pcity 64.
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The Lechon Pinoy Best Player of the Game is Aaron.