Derby Ace beats Barako, gain playoff with SMB on Friday

Philippine Basketball Association
2010 Fiesta Conference Elimination Round
B-Meg Derby Ace Llamados vs Barako Energy Coffee Masters
Derby Ace wins 106-100

Career game by Clif Brown with 43 points, 20 rebs (18/29FG) including a high leap dunk as Derby Ace defeats Barako Coffee 106-100. Derby Ace will face the Beermen in a do-or-die playoff game on Friday, July 2 for an outright semifinals slot in the current PBA fiesta conference. This was the 6th straight win for Derby Ace as Clif Brown has vastly improved his offensive game while still contributing a lot in rebounding and defense.

James Yap had a subpar game specially in the first half, missing shots he normally makes but he recovered in the 2nd half scoring 18 points to lead all locals. Nino Canaleta and Roger Yap also contributed big for Derby Ace, giving Barako the worst record in the current conference and bowing out of the tournament with a 3 win, 15 loss standing.

B-Meg Derby Ace Llamados vs San Miguel Beermen
July 2, 7:30pm, Ninoy Aquino Stadium

Game scores:

Derby Ace 106 – Brown 43, Yap J. 18, Canaleta 13, Yap R. 10, Maierhofer 7, Artadi 6, Simon 5, Pingris 4, Adducul 0, Reavis 0, Allado 0.

Barako 100 – Monroe 37, Isip 14, Hubalde 13, Reyes 10, Gaco 7, Alonzo 6, Najorda 5, Vergara 4, Juntilla 3, Dimaunahan 1, Wainwright 0…. See More

Quarters: 29-22, 58-48, 82-67, 106-100.

One Response to Derby Ace beats Barako, gain playoff with SMB on Friday

  1. Mike says:

    Sick Dunk by Clif Brown, Play of the week for sure!

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