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Philippines Jones Cup 2012 Champions

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2012 William Jones Cup
Philippines defeats USA, 76-75
August 26, 2012
Taipei, Taiwan

Game Highlights:
-LA Tenorio clutch shooting for Philippines with 20 points including the game winning jumper
-PBA Finals MVP Jeff Chan with another solid game with 18 points
-Marcus Douthit with a double-double, 17 points and 12 rebounds
-Larry Fonacier also had another good game contributing 9 points
-Come from behind win by Smart Gilas, down by 14 points in the 2nd half
-Philippines finished with a 7-1 record
-Jones Cup 2012 Champions, 1st championship since 1998

Game Scores
Philippines 76 – Tenorio 20, Chan 18, Douthit 17, Fonacier 9, Norwood 5, David 5, De Ocampo 2, Thoss 0, Mercado 0.

USA 75 – Arnold 17, Justice 17, Marshall 14, Barnes 13, Dearman 10, Vandermeer 2, Reese 0, Williams 0.

Quarters: 12-13, 23-34, 51-59, 76-75.

* Photo above from Coach Chot Reyes as posted in his twitter account @coachot

Smart Gilas vs USA Jones Cup 2012

34th William Jones Cup Schedule
August 26, 2012 (Last Game Day)
Taipei, Taiwan

Jordan vs Iran (1pm)
Japan vs Lebanon (3pm)
USA vs Philippines (5pm Live at AKTV)
Chinese-Taipei A vs South Korea (7pm)

Current Standings
1. Philippines 6-1
2. USA 5-2
3. Iran 5-2
4. South Korea 5-2
5. Chinese-Taipei A 4-3
6. Lebanon 3-4
7. Jordan 2-5
8. Japan 2-5
9. Chinese-Taipei B 0-8