PBA: Gin Kings use late run to beat ROS and make it 3 straight wins

Paul Lintag on Oct 26, 2019 08:40 PM
PBA: Gin Kings use late run to beat ROS for 3 straight wins
At 4-2 now, the Gin Kings are hanging around in that top-5 spot in the team standings. (PBA)

Here comes Barangay Ginebra.

The Gin Kings are slowly heating up in the 2019 PBA Governors’ Cup and Ginebra added another victory Saturday, pulling away from Rain or Shine for a 98-89 decision.

Tied at 89 with 3:50 to go, Ginebra scored nine straight to finish the game, securing the team’s third straight victory.

At 4-2 now, the Gin Kings are hanging around in that top five spot in the team standings. ROS dropped to 2-6 with the loss.

Super import Justin Brownlee had another near triple-double, leading all scorers with 39 points to go along with 17 rebounds and eight assists.

LA Tenorio and Scottie Thompson added 11 points each for the Gin Kings.

ROS got a solid 20 points and 10 rebounds from Kwame Alexander. Gabe Norwood was good for 14 points and Beau Belga scored 13 points off the bench.

 

The Scores:

Barangay Ginebra (98) -- Brownlee 39, Thompson 11, Tenorio 11, Pringle 9, Dela Cruz 8, Slaughter 8, Aguilar 8, Caperal 4, Chan 0, Mariano 0.

Rain or Shine (89) -- Alexander 20, Norwood 14, Belga 13, Nambatac 10, Mocon 8, Torres 7, Ponferada 5, Daquioag 4, Rosales 3, Borboran 3, Exciminano 2.

Quarters: 28-20, 46-43, 69-75, 98-89.

 

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