PBA: McDaniels debuts with 41 points as TNT beats Blackwater

Paul Lintag on Sep 25, 2019 06:36 PM
PBA: McDaniels debuts with 41 points as TNT beats BWE
The KaTropa started the season-ending PBA conference with a bang, destroying Blackwater Wednesday at the Big Dome. (Photo by Richard Esguerra)

TNT is off to the races in the 2019 PBA Governors’ Cup.

The KaTropa started the season-ending PBA conference with a bang, destroying Blackwater Wednesday at the Big Dome, 135-107.

Wasting little time, TNT was already up by 15 after one and led by as many as 32 points in an easy win.

Import KJ McDaniels was unleashed in the PBA, leading the KaTropa with a cool 41 points and 22 rebounds. 

The rest of TNT’s core locals likewise finished in double figures led by RR Pogoy’s 22 points. Troy Rosario scored 18 off the bench while Jayson Castro and Don Trollano were good for 17 points each.

Ray Parks scored 39 points but was a team-worst -28 in the loss.

 

 

TNT 135 – McDaniels 41, Pogoy 22, Rosario 18, Castro 17, Trollano 17, Vosotros 7, De Leon 5, Magat 4, D. Semerad 4, Carey 0, Washington 0, Casiño 0.

Blackwater 107 – Parks 39, Maliksi 18, Sumang 14, Belo 12, Digregorio 11, Jose 8, Blakely 4, Alolino 2, Dario 2, Cortez 0, Sena 0, Desiderio 0, Al-Hussaini 0, Cruz 0.

Quarters: 34-19, 63-46, 97-80, 135-107.

 

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