Sunday, June 24, 2018
  • share this

La Salle nabs fourth win in Filoil Pre-Season Cup

/ 05:43 PM May 25, 2012

file photo

MANILA, Philippines – A 9-0 run in the payoff period buoyed La Salle to a 75-67 victory over Perpetual Help Friday in the 2012 Filoil Pre-season Cup at the Arena in San Juan.

From a slim 62-60 advantage, the Green Archers stretched it to a double-digit gap en route to the squad’s fourth victory with just two losses and a third-place spot in group A.

Norbert Torres, backed by rookies Jeron Teng and Mark Tallo, led La Salle with double digit scoring and solid rebounding.


A bucket from Torres, who had a game-best 20 points, gave the Green Archers its biggest lead of the night at 71-60 with three and half minutes left.

The Altas, who kept up with the Green Archers and even had the lead early in the third quarter, skid to their sixth setback with just a victory.

Anthony Paulino and Jett Vidal had 12 and 11 points, respectively, on a losing effort.

Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Basketball, Filoil Preseason Cup, La Salle, Perpetual Help, Sports
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

© Copyright 1997-2018 | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.