Philippines defeats Iraq

22nd FIBA-Asia Champions Cup
Smart Gilas Pilipinas vs Duhok of Iraq
May 31, 2011
Philippines defeats Iraq, 74-64

Game Highlights:
– Marcus Douthit led Smart Gilas with 14 points, 15 rebounds and 3 blocks
– Chris Tiu almost had a triple double with 11 points, 7 rebounds and 9 assists
– Mark Barroca contributed 12 points and 8 rebounds (6/10 from the field)
– Only 17% from three-point range (Casio 1/6, Tiu 1/5, Hontiveros 2/7)
– Smart Gilas led by as much as 15 points but Duhok came back in the 3rd quarter to cut the lead to 2
– 16 turnovers led by JV Casio with 4
– Former Import CJ Giles led Iraq with 20 points and 23 rebounds
– Smart Gilas is now 3-0 in the tournament

Game Scores:
Philippines 74
– Douthit 14, Barroca 12, Tiu 11, Hontiveros 8, Lutz 8, Casio 7, Baracael 6, Lassiter 4, Taulava 2, Aguilar 2

Iraq 64 – Giles 20, Gray 17, Al-doori 9, Agha 7, Gorgiss 5, Mahdi 5, Hamad 1





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