Gilas Pilipinas beat India by 31

Von Pessumal

July 22 – Gilas Pilipinas defeated India, 101-70 in the 2017 William Jones Cup in Taipei, Taiwan. Matthew Wright led Philippines with 19 points (5/5 from 3).

Von Pessumal played well with 14 points (4/10 from 3) while Almond Vosotros scored 14 points (4/7 from 3) also, all in the 4th quarter. Christian Standhardinger contributed 10 points, 4 rebounds and 2 assists. Carl Bryan Cruz with 9 points (3/7 from 3).

Mike Tolomia with 8 points, 3 rebounds and 4 assists while Ed Daquioag also with 8 points. All Gilas players scored at least 2 points.

Philippines shot 17 out of 36 from the three-point line and dished out a total of 23 assists.

Bobby Ray Parks and Kobe Paras did not play due to minor injuries.

Philippines now with a 5-3 record. Final game tomorrow (July 23) against Iran at 5pm.

Game Scores:
Philippines 101 – Wright 19, Pessumal 14, Vosotros 14, Standhardinger 10, Cruz 9, Daquioag 8, Tolomia 8, Jalalon 7, Myers 4, Jose 4, Gotladera 2, Ravena 2.





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