Sunday, September 6, 2015
Gilas Pilipinas demolish Chinese Taipei B - Jones Cup 2015 (FULL GAME REPLAY VIDEO)
Gilas Pilipinas claimed the silver medal at the 2015 William Jones Cup after a blowout 96-67 victory over Chinese Taipei B on Sunday, September 6 at the Xinchuang Gymnasium in Taiwan. (READ FULL STORY HERE)
The Philippine national men's basketball team finished the tournament with a 6-2 record for second place right behind champion Iran with its 7-1 win-loss card. Gilas dropped games to perennial rival South Korea and 2013 FIBA Asia Championship tormentor Iran.
It is the Philippines' first silver medal in the competition to add to their 4 golds and 3 bronze medals from previous years. The country won a gold during their last participation in 2012.
Philippines 96 - David 22, Castro 15, Tautuaa 12, de Ocampo 10, Abueva 8, Ramos 7, Intal 7, Thoss 6, Rosario 6, Ganuelas-Rosser 3, Taulava 0.
Chinese Taipei B 67 - W. Chien 18, Hsiao 14, T. Lee 9, W. Lin 9, Huang 8, C. Lee 3, Liu 2, Chen 2, C. Lin 2, Cheng 0, C. Chien 0.
Quarters: 24-21, 50-32, 82-53, 96-67
WATCH GILAS PHILIPPINES VS CHINESE TAIPEI (B) REPLAY VIDEO BELOW: