SINGAPORE – JC Tengco led undermanned Greyhounds past Ravens for fourth straight win, 74-59, in Gilas Basketball 2017 Republika Cup at Yusof Ishak Secondary School.
Tengco showed the way for Greyhounds, who overpowered the Ravens 38-30 in the first half and cruised to their fourth straight win. He finished the game with 22 points, grabbed 7 rebounds and dished out 7 assists.
Jon Lising posted a douoble-double of 24 points and 12 rebounds, while Marl Haresco had 15 points, 11 rebounds and 3 assists for Greyhounds, who improved to 4-1 in win-loss card.
Greyhounds took advantage on the 13 turnovers committed by Ravens as they converted it to 13 turnover points. They also won the battle of the boards, 37-25.
Erick Abad led Ravens with 11 points, 4 rebounds, 3 assists and 2 steals.
Second stringer Elmer Valenzona added 10 points and 4 borads, while Joey Babon chipped in 8 markers and 3 rebounds for Ravens, who absorbed their second loss and dropped to 3-2 in win-loss card.
The Lutong Pinoy Game MVP is JC Tengco.