Philippines defeats Uzbekistan by 35


2012 FIBA Asia Cup
Philippines defeats Uzbekistan, 85-50
September 16, 2012
Tokyo, Japan

Game Highlights:
-Jeff Chan led Smart Gilas with 20 points (4/7 from 3-point range)
-Matt Ganuelas Rosser with 8 points, 11 rebounds, 4 assists and 3 steals
-Smart Gilas shot well from the field (44%) and in the 3-point area (8/20)
-9 players with 5 or more points
-Philippines with 21 assists compared to only 11 by Uzbekistan
-Philippines forced 19 turnovers and Uzbekistan only shot 32% from the field
-Smart Gilas outrebounded Uzbekistan, 49-38
-Only negative from the game is from the free throw line, 9/20 only
-2nd straight win by Philippines, now with 2-1 record

Philippines 85 – Chan 20, Dillinger 10, Douthit 9, Ganuelas-Rosser 8, David 7, Reyes 7, Fonacier 7, Villanueva 6, De Ocampo 5, Norwood 4, Tenorio 2, Thoss 0.

2 Responses to Philippines defeats Uzbekistan by 35

  1. bonnie says:

    Go philippines! just keep shooting ur outside shots! no one will beat our team!

  2. jojo says:

    Wow-If you want to defeat the Philippine team, you need to put them in the FREE THROW line often. Huh!!! can somebody volunteer to coach in free throw for smart-Gilas? They are boring when they are in the line for free!!!

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