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Just at the start of April 2013, it was announced that Kelly Williams will be out indefinitely due to a recurring illness, Williams will not be able to play for Talk N Text and Smart Gilas Pilipinas. Full Story here
Then just recently, Jared Dillinger had a road accident which he suffered a fracture in his pelvic bone, Dillinger will also not be able to play for Talk N Text for some time and will also be out of the Smart Gilas Pilipinas Player Pool for the FIBA Asia Championship 2013 in Manila. Full Story here
Smart Gilas FIBA Asia Championship Player Pool is now down to 15 players. No replacements will be made according to Coach Chot Reyes.
Prayers for Kelly Williams and Jared Dillinger!
Smart Gilas Pilipinas head coach Chot Reyes announced the 16 PBA players who will be part of the Smart Gilas 2 pool of players. Smart Gilas II will be composed of the PBA pool together with the pool from the amateur ranks which will be announced soon.
Smart Gilas 16-man player pool from the PBA:
From Talk ‘N Text: Jimmy Alapag, Jayson Castro, Ranidel De Ocampo, Larry Fonacier, Ryan Reyes, Kelly Williams
From Alaska: LA Tenorio and Sonny Thoss
From B-Meg: James Yap and Marc Pingris
From Petron: Alex Cabagnot and Arwind Santos
From Powerade: Gary David and Marcio Lassiter
From Rain or Shin: Gabe Norwood
From Ginebra: Enrico Villanueva