Chooks-Pilipinas go for second win in Champions Cup
Paul Lintag on Sep 23, 2017 07:45 AM
The star of the show from Chooks-to-Go's opening win was undoubtedly Isaiah Austin. The 7'1" former Baylor star debuted with Team Pilipinas with 17 points, 18 rebounds, and six blocks.
After a rousing victory over BC Astana to open the 2017 FIBA Asia Champions Cup, Chooks-to-Go Pilipinas look to make it two in a row in Group A as they take on Sareyyet Ramallah of Palestine Saturday in Chenzhou, China.
The Philippines had to rally past Kazakhstan to start group play Friday and Chooks to go will have less than 24 hours to rest, recover, and take the court again.
Kiefer Ravena led the team in scoring against BC Astana, pouring 22 points.
However, the star of the show was undoubtedly Isaiah Austin. The 7'1" former Baylor star debuted with Team Pilipinas with 17 points, 18 rebounds, and six blocks, anchoring Chooks-to-Go from the middle.
Gametime between Chooks-Pilipinas and Sareyyet Ramallah will be at 4:45 p.m. (PHL time).
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