The visiting Pros Basketball Teams from Iloilo prevailed over host Your Basketball Athletic Club in both the 50-Up and 50-below divisions during their friendly games over the weekend at the West Negros University gym, a press release from YBAC said.
In the 50-Up division, YBAC displayed a commanding performance in the early minutes of the game with a close 26-23 run in the first quarter, but Iloilo caught up in the second quarter for a 59-56 lead.
The head-to-head match-up continued in the fourth quarter until the vising Iloilo squad pulled away with a 16-8 blast in the final stages of the game, the press release said.
In the 50 below, Iloilo also outplayed YBAC, 86-82.
Despite the loss at home, incoming YBAC president Edwin Fregil said the friendly games strengthened the ties between the Bacolod-based ballclub and the Iloilo Pros.
“This is only one of the friendly games scheduled this year. We have a number of friendlies coming up in the next few months,” Fregil said.*
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