Champion Gin Kings stop NLEX's streak at four games

Paul Lintag on Aug 05, 2017 07:26 PM
Champion Gin Kings stop NLEX's streak at four games
Import Justin Brownlee added 22 points on top of 13 rebounds and six assists as Ginebra rolled to a third straight win.

NLEX finally found its match in the Governors's Cup.

Defending champion Brgy. Ginebra snapped the Road Warriors unbeaten streak in the season-ending conference as the Gin Kings ran amok Saturday at the Calasiao Sports Complex in Pangasinan, rolling to a 110-97 win.

The Gin Kings rolled to their third straight win in the Governors' Cup, improving to 3-1.

In a game of runs, Ginebra overcame an 11-point deficit before leading by as many as 22 points against the Road Warriors.

Joe Devance starred for the Gin Kings, going for 23 points while import Justin Brownlee added 22 points on top of 13 rebounds and six assists.

LA Tenorio finished with 17.

Six players scored in double figures for the Road Warriors led by Aaron Fuller's 20.

However, the loss put NLEX to 4-1 this conference as its six-game run dating back to the Commissioner's Cup finally came to an end.

 

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