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SBP and the PBA revealed the 12 Gilas Cadets who will join the special round of the PBA rookie draft and who will be part of the Gilas Pilipinas Player Pool along with 12 players from the PBA or 1 player from each team.
Gilas Cadets Player Pool
-Carl Bryan Cruz
Mighty Sports Philippines lost to Shanghai Sharks, 78-77 in the 2016 Merlion Cup Finals in Singapore. Jimmer Fredette led Shanghai with 41 points including the final 3 free throws to win the game.
Mighty Sports Philippines defeated Singapore Slingers, 72-70 in the 2016 Merlion Cup Semifinals. Kiefer Ravena and Joseph Yeo provided the clutch baskets for Mighty Sports.
Mighty Sports Philippines defeated Westports Malaysia Dragons, 105-78 in the 2016 Merlion Cup in Singapore. Matthew Wright led Philippines with 20 points (5/9 from 3).
Mighty Sports Philippines defeated Seoul Samsung Thunders, 92-87 in the opening day of the 2016 Merlion Cup in Singapore. Al Thornton led Mighty Sports with 34 points.
Mighty Sports will represent Philippines in the 2016 Merlion Cup from September 21-25, 2016 in Singapore.
Mighty Sports Player Roster for 2016 Merlion Cup
Bobby Ray Parks and Matt Ganuelas Rosser are the only players with experience playing for Gilas Pilipinas in the 24-man Gilas Player Pool for the 2016 FIBA Asia Challenge.
Most players in the Player Pool played for Gilas Cadets in the SEA Games and SEABA Tournament including Kiefer Ravena, Mac Belo, Kevin Ferrer, Roger Pogoy, Mike Tolomia, Jiovani Jalalon. PBA players from Blackwater are also included: JP Erram and Almond Vosotros. Fil-Canadian Matthew Wright is also included in the 24-man Gilas player pool which will be called Gilas Pilipinas 5.0.
Gilas Pilipinas 24-man Player Pool for 2016 FIBA Asia Challenge
1. Abundo, Mon Alvin
2. Andrada, Yutien
3. Belo, Rey Mark