The Alaska Aces completed the quarterfinals cast after defeating the Meralco Bolts in overtime, 108-103.
The Aces and the Bolts were tied at 4-7 at the end of the eliminations and had to fight it out for the eighth seed.
Vic Manuel led Alaska with 23 points and four rebounds. Import Diamon Simpson had a 20-point and 23-rebound effort to bring the Aces to the playoffs.
Chris Banchero, who tied the game at 96 at the end of regulation, added 15 markers, four rebounds and game-high nine assists.
Reinforcement Delroy James had 34 points, seven rebounds and eight assists for Meralco, who joins Phoenix, Columbian and NLEX on the sidelines.
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Here are the details for Alaska Aces vs. Meralco Bolts in the elimination round (knockout game for 8th seed of the 2019 PBA Commissioner's Cup.