Phoenix defeated Ginebra in Davao

Matthew Wright

Phoenix Fuel Masters defeated Barangay Ginebra San Miguel, 94-91 in University of Southeastern Philippines (USEP) gym in Davao City. Rookie Matthew Wright with a career high 27 points and also with 6 rebounds and 3 assists for Phoenix while import Jameel McKay with 15 points and 28 rebounds.

Joe Devance and Japeth Aguilar with 15 points each for Brgy Ginebra but import Justin Brownlee was limited to just 12 points.

This was the 1st game of Ginebra in the 2017 PBA Commissioners Cup. Phoenix now with a 2-2 record.

Scores:
Phoenix 94 – Wright 27, McKay 15, Baguio 13, Jazul 9, Torres 7, Kramer 6, Borboran 5, Alolino 4, Intal 4, Eriobu 2, Miranda 0, J. Wilson 0, Viernes 0.

Ginebra 91 – Aguilar 15, Devance 15, Tenorio 13, Brownlee 12, Cruz 10, Ellis 9, Caguioa 8, Thompson 5, Marcelo 2, Taha 1, Ferrer 1, Mariano 0.

Quarters: 26-24, 49-46, 70-71, 94-91