Condura repeats over Syntax-A A +A
Wednesday, October 16, 2013
CONDURA played sluggishly but finished with more fire to repeat over Syntax, 101-84 on Monday in the resumption of Sharp Cup-BUS Group intercolor at JGC gym at Goldenfields Commercial Complex.
Trailing to Syntax' jackrabbit start at half, 49-56, Ariel Tornilla added 24 markers in the final half for a game high 36 points highlighted by five triples. Digol Benedicto added 19, Raymundo Sapa hit 16, Vic Duenas dropped 14 as Armando Soberano and Boy Doble combined for 16 points.
The Ref Makers limited Syntax to 28 points in the last two 10-minute quarters while finishing fastbreaks and scoring on breakaways as the TV Makers lost wind at crunch time.
Center Benjamin Alvarez powered his way with 22 points, Johann Belandres contributed 17, Ding Hechanova has 16, Romelo Herrera 12. Rigor Bayer and Boy Guilhon shared 16 markers as Syntax remained winless in four outings.
Game at 7 p.m. today pits Panasonic and league-leader Sanyo with the former hoping to avenge its 78-79 loss in their first encounter. (Henry G. Doble)
Published in the Sun.Star Bacolod newspaper on October 16, 2013.