Matt Nieto sinks game-winner vs Chinese-Taipei in Jones Cup

Matt Nieto - Ateneo | Jones Cup

Philippines (Ateneo Blue Eagles) defeated host Chinese-Taipei Blue, 77-76 in the 2018 Jones Cup led by Matt Nieto who made the game-winning three-point shot with 3 seconds left in the game and finished with 13 points.

William Navarro had a another solid game with 11 points while Tyler Tio and Angelo Kouame with 8 points each.

Thirdy Ravena with 7 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists including the game-winning pass to Matt Nieto.

Ateneo now with a 5-2 record and won their 4th straight game, they still have a chance for a Medal if they beat Iran in their last game. Ateneo-Philippines vs Iran on July 22, 3pm. View Philippines Schedule for Jones Cup 2018

Philippines 77 – Nieto Ma. 13, Navarro 11, Tio 8, Kouame 8, Ravena 7, Mamuyac 7, Wong 6, Verano 6, Nieto Mi. 4, Go 4, Maagdenberg 3, Mendoza 0.

Chinese-Taipei 76 – Liu 24, Chen Y 17, Chou Y 12, Hu 9, Chou P 6, Chen G 6, Douglas 2, Peng 0, Chang 0, Lin 0, Zhen 0.

Quarterscores: 18-18, 36-35, 57-56, 77-76.

Photo from Chinese Taipei Basketball League

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