Derby Ace takes Game 1 in 2 OTs

Philippine Basketball Association 36th Season
2010-2011 Philippine Cup Quarterfinals Game 1
B-Meg Derby Ace Llamados vs Meralco Bolts
Derby Ace wins 106-97

The Derby Ace Llamados takes Game 1 f their best-of-three quarterfinals matchup between the Meralco Bolts, 106-97 in double overtime. B-Meg led for 3 quarters, their biggest lead was 16 points before Meralco came back in the third quarter.

Peter June Simon led the Llamados with 35 points on 14 out of 22 from the field including clutch baskets in the second overtime where Derby Ace outscored Meralco, 15 -6. James Yap contributed 27 points but fouled out in the 1st overtime.

Special mention goes to Jondan Salvador who grabbed 17 rebounds and Don Allado who had a double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds. Another guard who played well was Jonas Villanueva who scored 18 points and contributed 6 assists and 4 steals.

The win was a big step for the title retention of Derby Ace, as they try to be the first team in 25 years to defend their All-Filipino title.

Game scores:

Derby Ace 106 -Simon 35, Yap J 27, Villanueva 18, Allado 11, Yap R 9, Salvador 4, Canaleta
2, Gaco 0, Timberlake 0, Pingris 0.

Meralco 97 – Cardona 30, Espinas 20, Isip 16, Thiele 9, Omolon 6, Weinstein 5, Ross 5, Taulava 4,
Juntilla 2, Gamalinda 0, Menor 0, Belga 0, Pacana 0.

Quarterscores: 27-18, 50-36, 69-65, 87-87, 91-91, 106-97.

12 Responses to Derby Ace takes Game 1 in 2 OTs

  1. joey says:

    congrat guys…go for a 2-0 sweep and going to semis

  2. joey says:

    congrats guys specially to our small guys like pj, jonas, and the 2 yaps…go for a 2-0 sweep and waiting for the semis…kelan ba makalaro si Reavis, kulang talaga tayo sa rebound…

  3. luzia says:

    congrats!one more game!

  4. luz place says:

    good job guys pero muntik na tayo doon ha! sana double effort pa kaci para may laban tayo sa tnt.if ever malagpasan natin ang bolts! good luck to all players ng bmeg1

  5. PAW says:

    Hi, I saw the game and it was amazing but solar didn’t show a replay of that buzzer beater shot by James right before the half-time. Can you post a video? Please… Please… Please…

  6. mars says:

    saya nung game 1. di tayo matatalo kung lahat magpaparticipate at mag score sa laro. always a good team effort for the b-meg. always be a team! at palagi tayong mananalo to defend the title.
    magagaling di naman ang ibang teams pero wala nang hihigit pa sa pinapakitang determination ng b-meg. so keep it up guys!
    go for the gold! believe in each other and be a team! GOD BLESS!!

  7. rene ali says:

    A morale boosting win indeed. Just continue to play hard while we, the fans will be cheering hard for you. Be a team after all, basketball is a 5-man game. Good luck. Hope to see you in semis against talk and text.

  8. kenji says:

    back to back champ..hehe

  9. carlos says:

    kailan babalik si reavis??

  10. Willie says:

    Tanong ng marami iyan, ala pa ring sagot. Kailangan na natin siya. Paging Raffy Reavis… magparamdam ka naman. Wala ba tayong insider sa bmeg management? Dapat laging may update ang mga solid fans.

  11. luz place says:

    we need raffy reavis now !!! plzzzzz info about taht player we need to know

  12. revny says:

    sana maging purefoods na ulit ang b-meg kasi mas marami ng nakuhang championship ang purefoods tsaka matagal na ang purefoods dapat hindi pinalitan kasi dito rin nag champion si alvin patrimonio . .

    sana maibalik na ang purefoods :((((

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