Bulacan comes from behind for 75-71 win over Cebu City

The Bulacan Kuyas pulled off a come-from-behind win against Cebu City Sharks, 75-71, in Bacoor, Cavite, Friday night, June 14.

The Kuyas made a 11-0 run in the last two minutes and forced the Sharks to commit four turnovers, leading to the win.

Jovit Dela Cruz put in the finishing touches for Kuyas, scoring five of the team's last seven points, including the two free throws that sealed the game. He finished with 10 markers.

John Ray Alabanza, the best player of the game, led Bulacan in scoring with 11 points to go with five rebounds, two assists, two blocks and one steal.


In this game, Cebu City committed a total of 20 turnovers which resulted into 16 turnover points for Bulacan.

William McAloney scored 14 points and grabbed seven rebounds to lead the Sharks.

Edrian Lao and Kraniel Viloria, both came off the bench, contributed 12 and 11 markers.

The scores:

BULACAN 75 - Alabanza 11, Dela Cruz 10, Sara 10, Nermal 10, Escocio 8, Taganas 5, Capacio 5, Siruma 5, Bonsubre 4, Santos 3, Diputado 2, Arim 2.

CEBU CITY 71 - Mcaloney 14, Lao 12, Viloria 11, Poligrates 10, Villafranca 6, Cenita 6, Cabahug 3, Nunez 3, Rodriguez 3, Galvez 2, Coronel 1, Octubre 0, Pamulaklakin 0.

Quarter Scores: 8-18, 33-34, 50-58, 75-71.