Teng's PBA D-League debut set on January 19
ABS-CBN Sports on Jan 08, 2017 06:38 PM
WE GOT NEXT. Jeron Teng will be taking his talents to the PBA D-League.
Jeron Teng makes his much awaited debut when the 2017 PBA D-League Aspirants' Cup opens on January 19 at Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig.
The De La Salle University standout will now lead AMA Online Education as it opens the festivities against Province of Batangas at 3:00 PM in the lone game during opening day.
The duel will commence following the opening ceremonies scheduled at 2:00 PM.
Ten teams will battle for the title this conference with CafeFrance, Racal, and Tanduay emerging as favorites for the plum.
The tournament will be played on a single round robin format with teams playing nine games each. The top two teams will proceed outright to the semifinals while squads ranked three to six will advance to the quarterfinals, with teams three and four owning twice-to-beat advantages.
The bottom four teams will be eliminated.
Winners of the said quarterfinals series will face off against the top two seeds in a best-of-three series and the Finals will also be contested in a best-of-three championship tiff.
Games will be played on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays with tip-offs set at 3:00 PM and 5:00 PM.