Wangs stuns Racal, improves to 3-2

first_imgMOST READ Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks PLAY LIST 01:40Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks01:32Taal Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite Gerald: Just because I’ve been bashed doesn’t mean I’d stop working Marcosian mode: Duterte threatens to arrest water execs ‘one night’ End of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legend LATEST STORIES Chris Bitoon. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/ INQUIRER.netWangs Basketball pulled off a 93-84 upset over Racal Motors Monday in the 2017 PBA D-League Foundation Cup at Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig.Chris Bitoon dropped 13 of his 22 points in the second half, to go along with five steals, four rebounds, and three assists, while Robbie Herndon got a double-double in tune of his 17 markers and 13 boards to steer the Couriers to back-to-back wins for a franchise-best 3-2 slate.ADVERTISEMENT Swing Out Sister back to PH this April “We had a good win last game and we’re wishing that this continues. We beat a big fish and we got that through our hard work and effort,” he said.New recruit Marlon Gomez paced Racal (2-2), which stumbled to its second straight loss, with 15 points and six rebounds.Roider Cabrera went 3-of-8 from threes to wind up with 14 markers, while Gwynne Capacio got 12 points and four boards in the defeat.The scores:WANGS BASKETBALL 93 – Bitoon 22, Herndon 17, De Chavez 13, Sorela 13, Habelito 10, Juico 9, Arambulo 4, Montemayor 3, Riley 2, Ambulodto 0, Asuncion 0, King 0, Tayongtong 0.ADVERTISEMENT View comments RACAL MOTORS 84 – Gomez 15, Cabrera 14, Capacio 12, Lozada 11, Cortes 9, Mangahas 8. Tallo 8, Ayonayon 4, Dela Cruz 2, Apreku 1, Abrigo 0, Ortuoste 0, Salado 0.Quarters: 29-24, 45-47, 66-63, 93-84.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next A dream fulfilled for Christian Ai-Ai delas Alas on Jiro Manio: ‘Sana pinahalagahan niya ang naitulong ko’ Beermen ‘played harder’ than KaTropa, says Smith Missile-capable frigate BRP Jose Rizal inches closer to entering PH Navy’s fleet 7 NPA members surrender in Isabela province Michole Sorela poured in 10 of his 13 points in the fourth quarter pull away, on top of  seven rebounds.“We have finally gotten the chemistry we’re looking for,” said Wangs coach Pablo Lucas in Filipino. “Unlike before that there’s a wall between the locals and the Fil-Ams, we motivated them to unite as one if we want to win.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSMcGregor blasts Cerrone in 40 seconds in UFC returnSPORTSBreak new groundWith Wangs holding on to a close 70-68 lead with 8:09 left in the payoff period, Sorela strung eight straight points to command his team’s 11-4 blast to grab an 81-72 advantage and keep the Alibaba at bay for the last four minutes of the game.Lucas is hopeful that this stretch of victories will continue as the Couriers eye a spot in the quarterfinals. For Ina, portraying a zombie is like an ‘out-of-body experience’last_img