Talk n Text KaTropa locals Best player of the game, Roger Pogoy contribute to his team topnotch 24pts, 4rebs, 3assts, and 1stl make TNT comes from behind to beat Blackwater, 92-89. What their highly regarded import couldn’t as the Texters escaped with a 92-89 victory over Blackwater in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup on Friday at the Smart-Araneta Coliseum.
Donte Greene so-so in his debut, Roger Pogoy led a fourth-quarter comeback from a double-digit deficit, capping his spectacular play with the tip-in that gave the Texters the lead permanently.
The 29-year-old Greene, though, hardly lived up to promotion at once as he shot a woeful thirty two.1 p.c from the sector and uncomprehensible near one in every of his 5 three-point makes an attempt, though the other thirteen boards, two steals, one steal, and one block in thirty-six minutes.
The 6-foot-9 former Sacramento King hardly created enough impact because it was the Elite UN agency LED most of the manner behind another former NBA player in Greg Smith, WHO registered twenty-two points, 31 boards, 3 assists, and one steal in forty-three minutes. He additionally got a carry from new recruits KG Canaleta and Mark Cruz.
The Final Scoreboard Result:
TALK N TEXT 92 – Pogoy 24, Greene 22, Castro 13, Williams 11, de Ocampo 10, Rosario 4, Fonacier 3, Rosales 3, Reyes 2, Carey 0
BLACKWATER 89 – Smith 22, Pascual 12, Buenafe 12, Sumang 9, Cruz 7, Pinto 7, Canaleta 6, Cervantes, 4, Cena 4, Digregorio 4, Miranda 2, Gamalinda 0, Aguilar 0.
Quarterscores: 15-17, 39-41, 63-73, 92-89.