THE Accenture Sharks earned a shot at redemption as they returned to the finals in the Elite Classic division after disposing of the Concentrix Converters, 83-62, in Game Two of the semifinals in the Tanduay Athletics E-Leagues for Basketball at the City Sports Club-Cebu basketball court on Saturday, January 25, 2020.
The win gave the Sharks a sweep of the Converters in the best-of-three semifinals and set up a rematch with the defending champions Sykes Pioneers. Game 1 of the finals is on February 1 at the same venue.
Accenture did not waste any time in asserting its dominance as they raced off to a 40-21 lead at halftime before cruising to the easy win.
Edsun Tabar had 18 points, four rebounds and two blocks to lead the Sharks while former University of Southern Philippines Foundation Panthers ace Junas Misa showcase his all-around skills with 13 points, five rebounds, four assists and five steals. Miguel Calo almost had a double-double with 12 points and nine rebounds.
Mark Bacho led the Converters with 12 points and six rebounds.
The Evo League finals, which also begins next weekend, will see the Kyocera Frontiers take on the Contact Solutions Flying Lemurs. The Frontiers are in the finals for the second year in a row and will try to atone for their finals loss to Dreamscape.