ABL: Alab Pilipinas gets shocked by cellar-dwelling Singapore

Norman Lee Benjamin Riego on Jan 12, 2020 06:10 PM
Alab Pilipinas gets shocked by cellar-dwelling Singapore
(Photo by Richard Esguerra)

San Miguel Alab Pilipinas just could not get anything going, Sunday, and succumbed to home team Singapore, 64-85, at the OCBC Arena.

Sam Deguara was the lone player in double-digits for the Filipino representatives with 14 points and nine rebounds.

None of Nick King, Khalif Wyatt, and Jason Brickman went online, however, as the Philippines dropped down to third-place at 5-3.

The 19-point loss is just the second double-digit defeat for Alab, but just the first that came at the hands of a team not in the top half of the standings.

Prior to the win that raised its record to 2-4, Singapore was the league's cellar-dweller.

BOX SCORES

SINGAPORE SLINGERS 85 -- Alexander 31, Elliott 19, McClain 18, Kwek 7, Goh 5, Raj 3, Oh 2, J. Lim 0, K. Lim 0, Tay 0, J. Ng 0, S. Ng 0.

SAN MIGUEL ALAB PILIPINAS 64 -- Deguara 14, King 9, Gray 9, Brickman 8, Wyatt 7, Vigil 5, Heading 3, Ganuelas-Rosser 3, Caracut 2, Domingo 2, Rangel 2.

QUARTER SCORES: 22-17, 42-33, 66-44, 85-64.

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