PBA: Columbian spoils Alonzo Gee’s debut, beats Phoenix to end skid

first_imgCJ Perez and Rashawn McCarthy chipped in 25 and 16, respectively, while Jackson Corpuz had 18 off the bench in the stand that put the Dyip right in the middle of the draw with a 4-4 record.Debuting reinforcement Alonzo Gee scored 45 points for the Fuel Masters, while Jason Perkins and Alex Mallari added 20 and 11 points, respectively.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSAndray Blatche has high praise for teammate Kai SottoSPORTSBig differenceSPORTSAlmazan status stays uncertain ahead of Game 4A replacement for the prolific Eugene Phelps, Gee had double-digit scores in the two middle quarters but only had nine points for the Fuel Masters in the final frame.Phoenix, which missed the services of star gunslinger Matthew Wright, slid to 2-6 in the season-ending tourney. Columbian and Phoenix take turns at defending conference champion Magnolia in their next contest.The Dyip play the Hotshots first on Sunday, Oct. 27, followed by the Fuel Masters on Nov. 6.The scores:Columbian 106 – Alston 30, Perez 25, Corpuz 18, McCarthy 16, Cahilig 7, Tiongson 4, Calvo 4, Khobuntin 2, Agovida 0, Camson 0, Celda 0, Faundo 0.Phoenix 104 – Gee 45, Perkins 20, Mallari 11, Gamboa 8, Marcelo 6, Jazul 6, Napoles 3, Chua 2, Kramer 2, Garcia 1, Potts 0,ADVERTISEMENT MOST READ Daybreak as smoke, ash billows from Taal volcano PLAY LIST 01:04Daybreak as smoke, ash billows from Taal volcano01:05Poor visibility, nakaapekto sa maraming lugar sa Batangas03:028,000 pulis sa Region 4-A, tuloy ang trabaho03:57Phivolcs, nahihirapan sa komunikasyon sa Taal01:04Sold-out: Stores run out of face masks after Taal spews ash01:45Iran police shoot at those protesting plane shootdown LOOK: Taal Volcano island 2 days after eruption Columbian vs Phoenix. PBA IMAGESMANILA, Philippines—Columbian snapped its two-game slide at the expense of undermanned Phoenix Fuel, 106-104, in the PBA Governors’ Cup Friday night at Smart Araneta Coliseum in Cubao.Import Khapri Alston had an all-around performance, firing 30 points and plucking 18 rebounds to go with four steals and three blocks.ADVERTISEMENT ‘Gago’ Quarterscores: 28-20, 54-42, 74-76, 106-104.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next 2 village execs nabbed in Bohol buy-bust LATEST STORIEScenter_img Jeep deal makes Juventus shirts worth more than $100 million ‘People evacuated on their own’ Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Phivolcs: Cloud seeding in ashfall affected areas needs study No need to wear face masks in Metro Manila, says scientist DSWD Bicol donates P1.5M worth of food packs for Taal eruption evacuees 400 evacuees from Taal eruption take refuge in Mt. Banahaw View commentslast_img