CBA: Gen. Trias zaps Binangonan

Published May 6, 2019, 12:00 AM

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by Ernest Hernandez

General Trias quickly retooled in the final 30 minutes and repulsed Binangonan, 94-75, in the Community Basketball Association Pilipinas (CBA) Founders Cup at the Binangonan Recreation and Conference Center on Sunday.

The Braves began turning the tides in the second quarter, outscoring the Slashers, 28-17, to turn a 20-24 deficit after the first period to a 48-41 lead at halftime and never looking back from there.

Gen. Trias Braves vs. Binangonan Slashes (CBA photo)
Gen. Trias Braves vs. Binangonan Slashes (CBA photo)

Marlito Escobal made 18 points, four rebounds, three assists, and two steals for General Trias.

Mark Guillen added a double-double of 12 points and 10 rebounds with one assist off the bench.

Justin Leal and Felipe Chavez each scored 14 markers for Binangonan.

General Trias 94-Escobal 18, Bondoc 14, Melencio 13, Guillen 12, Evangelista 8, Laureno 7, Dejito 6, Delos Santos 4, Rivas 4, Rosales 2, Tajonera 0

Binangonan 75-Leal 14, Chavez 14, Alade 13, Picones 10, Tumalon 5, Cuyong 4, Colot 4, Oduca 3, Valle 3, Laostales 3, Agulto 2, Anore 0, Roca 0

Quarterscores: 20-24, 48-41, 68-57, 94-75