Phoenix streaks past Petron,
New Energy posts 2nd victory
Phoenix 2000 bounced back from an opening day defeat by posting a 69-48 win against Petron 2001-02, while New Energy Marketing 2008-10-11 rolled to its second victory via a 74-51 taming of Eleven Degrees/Foodman 96-99/2003 in the Msgr. John Liu & Msgr. John Su Memorial Basketball Cup at the Msgr. John B. Liu Activity Center in Bacolod City.
Paolo Li keyed Phoenix’s offense in the opening quarter as he single-handedly outscored Petron with 13 points for a 22-8 firth quarter advantage.
Phoenix only scored six points in the second quarter, giving Petron the chance to catch up, but the latter did not made much headway as they can only manage nine points, allowing Phoenix a 28-17 lead at halftime.