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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.