Harley Osmeña explodes for 45 points as Isorep routs Bakersfield to advance to quarterfinals

Isorep destroyed Bakersfield JAIS by 56 points, 105-49, to move on to the quarterfinals round of the Metro Cebu Basketball League (MCBL) Season 7 last Sunday at the City Sports Club Cebu in the Cebu Business Park.

Harley Osmeña exploded for 45 points in a scintillating show of offensive force to push Isorep to the Sweet 16 round of this league where they will battle the formidable Cooking Kalgas squad of Talisay City.

Lyle Osmena added 11 markers, while Korvinian Herz almost had a triple-double with 11 points, a whopping 29 rebounds, and nine assists.

In other play-in games, Sherilin Unisol 2 gave Bigatin Trading the boot with an 88-55 victory. Romyr Gonzaha led the winning side’s balanced attack with 18 points, four boards, and three assists as they move on to battle the ARQ Builders in the next round.

Brownian Productions eliminated the Boss Driving School, 100-74, with Wilmer Paloma tallying 24 points and 10 rebounds.

A2E Cargo Logistics also booked a spot in the Sweet 16 with a 103-92 win over the Nikko’s Phenomenal. Joed Espinosa had 28 points and 10 boards in the A2E victory.