Ginebra defeats B-Meg by 20
Philippine Basketball Association 36th Season
2011 Governors Cup Semifinals
B-Meg Llamados vs Barangay Ginebra Kings
Ginebra defeats B-Meg, 99-79
The B-Meg Llamados led by James Yap (11 points in the opening quarter) controlled the 1st quarter but it was downhill from there as they lose by 20 points to the Barangay Ginebra Kings in the PBA Governors Cup Round Robin Semifinals. Mark Caguiao led Ginebra with 33 points.
Ginebra import Donald Sloan (26 points) outplayed B-Meg import Myron Allen who was ineffective for most of the game with only 17 points. Marc Pingris and Joe Devance where the other Llamados in double figures with 13 and 11 points respectively. Peter June Simon was missing from this game with only 4 points and newly acquired Josh Urbiztondo in his 2nd game for B-Meg contributed 5 points.
It was a big win for Ginebra which is now in solo 2nd place and B-Meg now needs to win it’s last three games in the semifinals to force a playoff berth with team in 2nd place.
Ginebra 99 – Caguioa 33, Sloan 26, Wilson W. 10, Wilson J. 7, Intal 6, Tubid 6, Mamaril 6,
Helterbrand 5, Labagala 0, Canaleta 0, Cortez 0, Menk 0.
B-Meg 79 – Yap J 19, Allen 17, Pingris 13, Devance 11, Yap R 6, Urbiztondo 5, Simon 4, Allado 4,
Gaco 0, Fernandez 0, Reavis 0.
Quarterscores: 18-23, 49-37, 74-58, 99-79