Kia beats depleted San Miguel Beer in preseason

first_imgCarpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award It’s too early to present Duterte’s ‘legacy’ – Lacson Irving’s 32 helps Celtics hold off Bucks LATEST STORIES OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ‘a duplicitous move’ – Lacson View comments Coco’s house rules on ‘Probinsyano’ set Jo Koy: My brain always wants to think funny Pre-season game between San Miguel Beermen vs Kia Picanto. Photo from PBA.phEmbattled Kia stunned San Miguel Beer, 78-75, in a preseason game Tuesday at Claret Gym in Quezon City.The Picanto, who took flak after trading the rights to the No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 PBA Draft to the Beermen, drew significant contributions from several players led by D-League call-up Jackson Corpuz.ADVERTISEMENT Margot Robbie talks about filming ‘Bombshell’s’ disturbing sexual harassment scenecenter_img Phivolcs records 2 ‘discrete weak ash explosions’ at Taal Volcano But Alex Cabagnot and Arwind Santos missed a couple of triples inside the last 10 seconds as Kia escaped.Marcio Lassiter scored a game-high 16 points built on four 3-pointers while Cabagnot had 15 and Santos collected eight points and 12 rebounds.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Jake says relationship with Shaina ‘goes beyond physical attraction’ Kiss-and-tell matinee idol’s conquests: True stories or tall tales? Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Corpuz nearly tallied a double-double with 12 points and eight rebounds that went with four steals and two blocks.Philip Paniamogan added 11 points, five rebounds and five assists while Rashawn McCarthy, who was part of the controversial deal that allowed San Miguel to select highly-touted Fil-German Christian Standhardinger as the top selection, had an all-around effort of eight points, six rebounds and eight assists.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’SPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkThe Beermen played without reigning four-time MVP June Mar Fajardo and Standhardinger, who is still with Hong Kong in the Asean Basketball League.The Picanto took a 57-42 lead after a Reden Celda 3-pointer at the 5:19 mark of the third quarter before the Beermen rallied and even had a pair of chances to force overtime. Steam emission over Taal’s main crater ‘steady’ for past 24 hours MOST READlast_img read more