5 months Basilan survives Pampanga in overtime Manilatimes |Sports
Basilan pulled off an 83-74 overtime victory over Pampanga in an early battle of title contenders in the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL) Lakan Cup on Wednesday night at the Valenzuela Astrodome. The Steel buckled down on defense in the extension period, shackling the Giant Lanterns to only three points to seize their second win in as many games. In the other matches, home squad Valenzuela-SPVTOP outlasted powerhouse Bataan in overtime, 92-86, while Pasig-Sta Lucia downed Caloocan-Victory Liner, 89-87.Advertisements
Jhaps Bautista topscored for Basilan with 18 points on top of seven rebounds and five assists while Gab Dagangon ... more