Philippine Basketball Association 36th Season
2010-2011 Philippine Cup
B-Meg Derby Ace Llamados vs Powerade Tigers
Derby Ace wins 85-73
Rookie of the Year Rico Maierhofer and veteran point guard Roger Yap led the Derby Ace Llamados to its third straight win, winning against the Powerade Tiger, 85-73.
Roger Yap had a solid all-around performance with 18 points, 9 rebounds and 6 assists while Rico Maierhofer had a double-double with 18 points and 13 rebounds. Five Derby Ace players scored double digits as Peter June Simon, Jonas Villanueva and James Yap scoring 16, 13 and 10 respectively.
The defense of the Llamados held the Tigers to 27% shooting from the 3-point range and 34% shooting from the 2 point range and held Gary David to only 17 points.
This was the 3rd straight win for B-Meg as they defeated Talk N Text, Air 21 and now Powerade. They can claim their 4th win next Wednesday, as they battle Rain or Shine minus Sol Mercado who is playing with Smart Gilas in the Asian games and the expected return of Marc Pingris in the lineup.
Derby Ace 85 – Maierhofer 18, Yap R, 18, Simon 16, Villanueva 13, Yap J 10, Salvador 4, Gaco 2, Canaleta 2, Allado 2, Adducul 0.
Powerade 73 - David 17, Rizada 12, Macapagal 10, Espino 9, Lanete 6, Enrile 5, Gonzales 4, Reyes J 4, Reyes R 2, Antonio 2, Laure 1, Ritualo 1, Calimag 0.