Gilas Pilipinas vs. Thailand
The Gilas Pilipinas remain unbeaten at the recent 2017 SEABA Championship after beating Thailand with the final score of 108-53. Once again, they showed the same impressive team effort and resilience inside the basketball court.
They defeated Thailand with a huge margin of 55 points.
Japeth Aguilar led the team in scoring with 23 points, 5 rebounds and 2 blocks for the game. He made 10 out of 10 shots and particularly showed his scoring in the 2nd quarter with 15 points.
Besides Aguilar, other Gilas players who scored in double figure include Calvin Abueva scoring 15 points, naturalized player Andray Blatche added 11 points and point guard Terrence Romeo with 11 points as well.
Gilas head coach Chot Reyes praised his players for their good defense to control the game and top scorer Chirchai Ananri of Thailand. The Gilas are now 4-0 in the team standings and their next opponent is Vietnam on Wednesday at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Cubao, Quezon City.
As for the team of Thailand, the leading scorer for the game is Teerawat Chanthachon with 16 points, grabbed 7 boards, an assist and a steal. He is the only player who scored in double figure.
Scoring by quarters:
Credit image: Rappler