Jones Cup: Ateneo blasts Lithuania for third straight win

first_imgVolcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding Ateneo was already in the driver’s seat as early as the second quarter then finished the first half way ahead, 43-28.But the demolition didn’t stop there as Blue Eagles outscored the Lithuanians 30-18 for the 73-46 lead with Angelo Kouame scoring 11 of his total19 points in the period.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone still willing to coach Gilas but admits decision won’t be ‘simple yes or no’William Navarro had a team-high 20 points to lead Ateneo while Thirdy Ravena had 14 points, eight rebounds, three assists, and two steals.Isaac Go and Mike Nieto had an identical production of 10 points, five rebounds, and two steals for the Blue Eagles. Ateneo is off to higher altitudes after putting away Lithuania in dominant fashion, 98-65, for its third straight win in the William Jones Cup Thursday at Xinzhuang Gymnasium in Taiwan.The Blue Eagles, who dropped two straight games after winning their opener, improved to 4-2 and moved to the third seed while Lithuania dropped to eighth with a 1-6 record.ADVERTISEMENT Palace OKs total deployment ban on Kuwait OFWs Carpio 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 LATEST STORIES Žygimantas Jocys led Lithuania with 20 points.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. View comments Putin’s, Xi’s ruler-for-life moves pose challenges to Westcenter_img Report: Disney dropping the ‘Fox’ from movie studio names ‘High crimes and misdemeanors’: Trump impeachment trial begins Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew MOST READ NCAA: Letran scores one over San Sebastian Lacson: Calamity fund cut; where did P4 billion go? Trump assembles a made-for-TV impeachment defense team In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’last_img