Gilas Pilipinas leads Kazakhs, 67-49, after third quarter
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MANILA, Philippines — Smart Gilas Pilipinas kept its double digit lead, 67-49, at the end of the third quarter of their quarterfinal game in the 27th FIBA Asia championships after fending off a brief comeback from Kazakhstan.
After leading by as many as 19 in the first period, the Philippines saw its lead dwindle down to just six, 38-44, when the Kazakhs’ started nailing their outside shots with 2:13 left in the second.
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