SUPER 8: Blackwater handles business in Macau, hopeful for semis

Paul Lintag on Jul 19, 2018 04:32 PM
SUPER 8: Blackwater handles business in Macau
Blackwater wrapped up Group B play with a 2-1 mark and the team's chances of moving to the next round depends on the final result of the match featuring the Guangzhou Long Lions and the Samsung Thunders. (ASIA LEAGUE Photo)

MACAU --- Blackwater handled its business.

The Elite officially made their case for the semifinals of the Super 8 tournament, beating Japan's Rizing Zephyr Fukuoka, 90-66, Thursday at the East Asian Games Dome here here.

Blackwater wrapped up Group B play with a 2-1 mark and the team's chances of moving to the next round depends on the final result of the match featuring the Guangzhou Long Lions and the Samsung Thunders.

If the Long Lions win, the Elite advance outright. The game between Guangzhou and Samsung is set for later today at 9:00 p.m.

 

The Scores:

BLACKWATER 90 – Jose 18, Pinto 15, Sumang 11, DiGregorio 10, Zamar 10, Banal 8, Erram 7, Javier 6, Belo 2, Maliksi 2, Palma 1.

RIZING ZEPHYR FUKUOKA 66 – Hatano 14, Kobayashi 14, Komoda 11, Kanou 9, You 7, Tsuyama 6, Yamashita 5, Ishitani 0.

Quarters: 19-18, 45-38, 66-55, 90-66.

 

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