The third-year guard was the leading scorer for his team with 23 points, but he missed a layup with four seconds left that could have tied the game.
“Hindi talaga para sa amin. Kung para talaga sa amin, mag-o-overtime yun. OK sa amin itong ganitong talo kasi experience sa amin ito,” said Barroca.
He said he left the team’s locker room late not because he was sulking, but because he was exhausted....
Paul Lee scored eight straight points entering the final two minutes of the game as the Rain or Shine Elasto Painters quelled a late run by the San Mig Coffee Mixers for an 86-83 victory, Friday, at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
Lee had 26 points, scoring all but three in the opening and closing frames, making 5-of-9 three pointers and 10-of-15 shooting overall. Jeff Chan supplied 11 points, four rebounds and five assists.
The first thing that Rain or Shine head coach Yeng Guiao did after the game was to praise the Mixers' gutsy play:...
The Mixers are hoping that their recent victory against Air21 will help build their momentum in the tournament.
“We don’t care whether it’s an ugly win or a beautiful win, we just need to come out with a win,” said San Mig coach Tim Cone in the league’s official website after seeing his team drop three straight games before nailing its first win....
MANILA, Philippines – San Mig rookie Ian Sangalang was instrumental in helping the Coffee Mixers win their first game of the conference on Sunday, but coach Tim Cone said the former NCAA Most Valuable Player is still going through some “growing pains” as a pro.
Sangalang scored 14 points, including eight in the second overtime, to go along with six rebounds and two blocks as San Mig defeated Air21, 92-83, Sunday night at the Mall of Asia Arena. He played his best in the second extension after veteran Air21 big man Asi Taulava fouled out of the game.
“Rafi (Reavis) was getting tired, and fortunately, Asi fouled out,” Cone said in a PBA.ph report. “So that kind of left the middle open for us, and Ian just dominated the inside from that point.”...
Two-time Most Valuable Player James Yap is out with a hyperextended right elbow, an injury that has been bothering him for more than a week before forcing him out of the San Mig Super Coffee Mixers’ match on Sunday against the Air 21 Express.
“Yung right elbow ko hanggang ngayon masakit pa rin,” Yap told InterAKTV. “Sabi ng doctor medyo matagal pa raw pero gagawan ng paraan para mapabilis.”
The star wingman joined the list of San Mig Coffee’s walking wounded that also includes Joe Devance (knee injury), Justin Melton (fractured hand) and Allein Maliksi (ACL tear)....
|Team History (Last 10 Conferences)|
|2013-2014 Philippine Cup||1||4||0.200|
|2012-2013 Governors' Cup||14||8||0.636||Champions|
|2012-2013 Commissioners' Cup||11||10||0.524||3rd|
|2012-2013 Philippine Cup||13||8||0.619||3rd|
|2011-2012 Governors' Cup||13||9||0.591||Runner-up|
|2011-2012 Commissioners' Cup||15||9||0.625||Champions|
|2011-2012 Philippine Cup||10||6||0.625||5th|
|2010-2011 Governors' Cup||5||8||0.385||6th|
|2010-2011 Commissioners' Cup||4||5||0.444||7th|
|2010-2011 Philippine Cup||11||11||0.500||4th|