Bonus in the bag

first_imgLights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Allen Durham still determined to help Meralco win 1st PBA title Bolick, who exploded for 50 points the last time the two teams met last month, had 11 points this time, but the mercurial guard also dished out nine assists, opening up opportunities for teammates, particularly Jayvee Mocon, whose double-double of 24 points and 11 rebounds led the way for San Beda.The Lions can lock up the top seeding if they sweep their next two games, which also include a duel with the dangerous Perpetual Help Altas, who nearly scored an upset in their first round meeting.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back Chriss“We just have to use these last elimination round games to simulate the feel of the playoffs,” said San Beda coach Boyet Fernandez. “We have to treat these games seriously and get momentum heading into the Final Four.”Mocon shared Fernandez’s sentiment: “We have to use this win as a springboard for the Lyceum game especially for our bench players.” Lyceum also secured a twice-to-beat advantage in the playoffs after a 77-64 triumph over St. Benilde, which bowed out of contention for a Final Four spot after dropping to 8-8.The Pirates’ victory automatically gave Perpetual Help the last spot in the Final Four.The Pirates leaned on CJ Perez and Reymar Caduyac down the stretch to put away the Blazers.Perez, who struggled against Letran on Tuesday, had 17 points, while Caduyac scored six of his 10 points in the final two minutes for the Pirates, who face the Lions in their final elimination round assignment next week.ADVERTISEMENT Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Tim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown Gov’t to employ 6,000 displaced by Taal MOST READ Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college Phivolcs: Slim probability of Taal Volcano caldera eruption Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. LATEST STORIES San Beda didn’t need an eye-popping performance this time from Robert Bolick.But the Red Lions proved dominant just the same as they pummeled the Arellano Chiefs, 90-52, on Thursday night to clinch a twice-to-beat bonus in the Final Four of the NCAA Season 94 basketball tournament.ADVERTISEMENT Phoenix, SMB in key faceoff View commentslast_img read more