Gilas Pilipinas succumbed to resilient South Korea NT, 70-82, in Taipei William Jones Cup 2015. The heroics of Terrence Romeo with 23 Points and Calvin Abueva with 9 Points late in the game proved futile as the Korean five wasted no opportunity to build a commanding win over Pilipinas Basketball Team.
Gilas Pilipinas FIBA Asia Championship 2015 Schedule. Philippines will undergo three straight days of FIBA Asia games in the first round and will utilize all the preparations they made. Andray Blatche will be RP Five’s naturalized player. Jordan Clarkson may be inserted to the final line-up pending FIBA approval.
Gilas Pilipinas avenges blood over pesky Taiwan A NT, 77-69. Terrence Romeo led the Philippine Basketball Team over the bitter Chinese Taipei rivals who gave the Filipinos a heartbreaking loss in FIBA Asia Manila 2013. Romeo exploded with 18 big Points, while Jayson “The Blur” Castro and Calvin “The Beast” Abueva added 16 and 15 respectively.
Gilas Pilipinas William Jones Cup 2015 Schedule. Philippines will undergo eight straight days of Jones Cup games and will maximize the experience to be in fighting form for the FIBA Asia 2015. Andray Blatche will miss the initial games. Coach Tab Baldwin is the mentor of the Gilas squad.
Gilas Pilipinas naturalized center Andray Blatche will miss several games of the Philippine Basketball Team in the William Jones Cup 2015. Blatche earlier departed for the United States to be with his family after losing his Uncle.