PBA schedule Meralco vs Rain or Shine February 17, 2016 final score result 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th quarter update start at 7:15pm Wednesday @ Smart Araneta Coliseum.
The 2015–16 PBA season will be the 41st season of the Philippine Basketball Association. The league will continue to use the three-conference format, starting with the Philippine Cup.
The 2016 OPPO Commissioner’s Cup and the Governors’ Cup are the second and third conferences in the upcoming season.
The Final Box score Result & Replay
There was some bad news for Rain or Shine, though, as import Wayne Chism exited the game with what seemed like a hamstring injury and was later reported to be taken to the hospital.
The fourth quarter was a close encounter but the Bolts got some big shots Anjo Caram and Onuaku late in the game.
Quinahan gave the Elasto Painters a shot in the endgame, scoring in the post to make it to make it a two-point game, 97-95, with 33 seconds remaining.
Rain or Shine got a defensive stop but Quinahan missed on a good look from the three-point line and Dillinger collared the rebound and drew a hard foul from Jericho Cruz.
Dillinger only made one of his two free throws to leave the door open but the Elasto painters could not get a game-tying shot to fall.
Ahanmisi finished with 19 points while Cruz and Quinahan each had 15. Chism finished with three points and four rebounds in under 17 minutes of play before leaving the contest.
Meralco Bolts (98)
Onuaku 31, Dillinger 16, Hodge 12, Bono 9, Caram 8, David 5, Nabong 4, Newsome 4, Amer 3, Al Hussaini 2, Faundo 2, Ferriols 2.
Rain or Shine (95)
Ahanmisi 19, Cruz 15, Quinahan 15, Norwood 12, Almazan 8, Chan 6, Ponferada 6, Belga 5, Chism 3, Tiu 3, Trollano 2, Matias 1, Ibanes 0, Nimes 0.
Final Quarter Scores:
19-15, 61-36, 76-76, 98-95