Friday, July 21, 2017

Lithuania wins against Gilas, 80-91

Lithuania team was too good for the Gilas Pilipinas as they got their 6th win today in Jones Cup 2017 in Taipei, Taiwan.

1st quarter was a good game for the Gilas Pilipinas they come strong and they lead the game 22-17.

The 2nd quarter was a different story, Lithuania became more accurate on their shooting and the defense became tough. The Gilas started struggling on shooting while the Lithuanian was finally got their momentum and that's put them into the lead 42-52 at the end of the 2nd half.

3rd Quarter was so far the best quarter for the Lithuanian team, The Gilas was down for as much as 20 points and the shooting of the Lithuanian team was consistent. Gilas 59, Lithuania - 62.

4th quarter became a physical game for both teams, but the shooting was still very good by the Lithuanian team and the Gilas had a hard time shooting the ball. Lithuanian won the game 80-91.

The Lithuanian team winning the game because they are very professional and they didn't get the pressure from the Philippines team. They don't have a fancy dribbling but they are a focus and stayed calm all the game.

Game Scores:
Philippines 80 – Myers 14, Ravena 14, Pogoy 13, Wright 13, Cruz 10, Standhardinger 9, Jalalon 5, Jose 2, Belo 0, Parks 0, Ferrer 0.

Gilas will next game will be against the India team tomorrow at 3 PM. Watch it live on TV5 or youtube.