TBL GAME OF THE WEEK: PLDT GLOBAL WINS OVER ETPI
Two teams in thick of the playoff fight faced each other in our TBL game of the week with PLDT Global surviving ETPI, 81-79.
The game was played tight throughout the first 3 quarters with ETPI parading a complete line up with the return of their prized forward Maki Maquillao from injury and PLDT Global playing short handed with only 5 players suiting up
The game was decided in the last 3 minutes when the score was tied at 70 all. PLDT Global went on a decisive 9-0 runlast 1 minute and 30 seconds of the game to pull away. ETPI then went on their own 9 -0 to tie the score at 79 all with 20 secs left in the game. It was the steady hands of PLDT Global at the charity stripe that bailed them out and get the win 81 - 79
Ryan Dela Rosa and Christian Concepcion paced PLDT Global with 33 and 22 points respectively while Maki Maquillao led ETPI with 34 points