Serrano-fueled North duels Belangel-led South in NBTC All-Star Game

Norman Lee Benjamin Riego on Mar 06, 2017 07:32 PM
Serrano's North duels Belangel's South in NBTC All-Star Game
HEAD-TO-HEAD. Adamson's Encho Serrano will once again duke it out with Ateneo's SJ Belangel.

The best of the best young talents will once again be pitted against each other in the 2017 National Basketball Training Center (NBTC).

Encho Serrano’s North Team is set to battle the South Team of SJ Belangel in the All-Star Game scheduled on March 17 at the MOA Arena.

Serrano, the Adamson High School standout, will be backed up by NCAA MVP Troy Mallillin and Mythical selections Guillmer Dela Torre and Aaron Fermin as well as UAAP MVP Juan Gomez de Liano and Mythical selections John Lloyd Clemente and Dave Ildefonso.

Completing the North Team are Germy Mahinay Unique Naboa, Evan Nelle, Harvey Pagsanjan, Kai Sotto, and Jonas Tibayan. Jong Uichico will be calling the shots.

While they lack the same sort of firepower, Ateneo de Manila High School top gun Belangel will lean on the heart and hustle of NCAA champion Rom Junsay as well as Sam Abu Hijleh, Rhayyan Amsali, and Karl Penano.

Rounding out the South Team are Jancork Cabahug, Sherwin Concepcion, Maui Cruz, John Galinato, Miguel Oczon, Lars Sunga, Erlan Umpad, and Andrew Velasco. Josh Reyes will be manning the sidelines.

The All-Star Game will be broadcast on March 18 on ABS-CBN S+A Channel 23. It will be streamed LIVE on sports.abs-cbn.com, together with the League Finals, on March 17.

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